Relaxation & Wellbeing

Enjoy the peace and tranquillity of Northumberland in so many different ways. As well as being an outdoor and active county, we are also the ideal place to get away from the hustle and bustle of modern times.

Treat yourself and a friend or family member to a pamper day at one of our many country house hotels or beauty boutiques. Lay back and relax in a Northumberland spa. Let our professional masseurs help you unwind, and take advantage of the facilities many venues offer including saunas and the ever-popular jacuzzis.

Or how’s about floating above the county in a hot air balloon? It’s a different way of exploring the county and a romantic way to spend time with a loved one. Be sure to bring a camera!

If you’re after just spending time in the county of Northumberland, incurring no costs at all, we have also compiled a list of viewpoints across the county for you to visit. You could park up and wind-down the window, take a leisurely cycle ride or walk walk to many of the viewpoints.

Relaxation & wellbeing

Enjoy the peace and tranquillity of Northumberland in so many different ways. As well as being an outdoor and active county, we are also the ideal place to get away from the hustle and bustle of modern times.

Treat yourself and a friend or family member to a pamper day at one of our many country house hotels or beauty boutiques. Lay back and relax in a Northumberland spa. Let our professional masseurs help you unwind, and take advantage of the facilities many venues offer including saunas and the ever-popular jacuzzis.

Or how’s about floating above the county in a hot air balloon? It’s a different way of exploring the county and a romantic way to spend time with a loved one. Be sure to bring a camera!

If you’re after just spending time in the county of Northumberland, incurring no costs at all, we have also compiled a list of viewpoints across the county for you to visit. You could park up and wind-down the window, take a leisurely cycle ride or walk walk to many of the viewpoints.

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Alnwick Farmers Market
Markets
Alnwick

On Market days you can buy local produce, find a bargain and enjoy the genial atmosphere in the Market Place.

Yurt
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Caravan & Camping
Bellingham

Base yourself at our campsite to discover the true spirit of Northumberland and relax in the warmth of the Northumbrian way. In the English Borders, this is an ideal base for outdoor life in the stunning Northumberland National Park and for exploring either the East or West coast.

Wild Intrigue Expedition | Wild Northumbrian | Spring
Wildlife events
Tarset

Immerse yourself in a cocoon of campfires, starscapes and incredible biodiversity in the heart of Northumberland at our blissful Tarset base, Wild Northumbrian. With yurts, shepherds huts and even a treehouse to choose from, you’d be forgiven for thinking this was glamping. Despite the site’s beautiful, cosy accommodation, you will be completely immersed into nature, with Tawny Owls, Foxes and Roe Deer frequent visitors, and the Northumberland International Dark Sky Park blanketing the vast sky above.

The Chantry Lasses Informal Performance
Music & Dance

The first Wednesday of each month at 2pm. Hear Northumberland’s unique instrument, the Northumbrian Pipes Enjoy an informal performance and a chance to talk to the performers about this special instrument and its heritage.

Church View Garden
Self Catering
Seahouses

Church View is a delightful, four bedroom self catering cottage which can be found in the quieter area of Seahouses but still within easy walking distance of the village centre and harbour.

Wizarding Week
Family event

Put on your most enchanting robes and join our resident wizarding professors for some magical mayhem!

Bradley Gardens
Garden
Wylam

This 18th century walled pleasure garden has a Victorian glasshouse that runs as a cafe serving quality seasonal food which is all produced on site, as well as a garden nursery, ladies accessory store, gift shop and interiors store.

Bradley Gardens is a hidden gem in the heart of the Tyne Valley just 9 miles west out of Newcastle upon Tyne.  Visitors can enjoy the tranquil peace of the gardens whilst enjoying quality food and shopping.

Lounge
Self Catering
Seahouses

This fully refurbished 2 bedroom, 4 star self catering maisonette located above Seahouses Harbour has spectacular views of the coastline stretching out to the Farne Islands.

Alnwick Garden
Hayloft
Self Catering
Bamburgh

Hayloft is a converted sandstone farm building with traditional slate roof. Set in a peaceful, rural location the 5 star self catering cottage sleeps 3 people. Dogs welcome.

Lounge
Self Catering
Beadnell

Situated within the coastal village of Beadnell, Cheviot Lea is a 2 bedroom property with views of the open countryside and Cheviot Hills. Recently refurbished, the property offers contemporary features to make for a relaxing stay.

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Self Catering
Beadnell

Located in the heart of Beadnell, The Cottage is one of the oldest dwellings within the village. Old world features and charm mix with contemporary 4 star modern comforts to create a wonderful base for a break.

Waren Caravan & Camping Park
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Caravan & Camping
Bamburgh

Waren Caravan & Camping Park is a 5 star self-contained touring park with fully serviced modern Gold Award winning holiday homes, fantastic Wigwams and a touring pitch.

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POP-UP INDOOR MARKET
Family event
Etal
POP-UP INDOOR MARKETS ​in the Bothy Bar, The Barn at BEAL www.barnatbeal.com
Graham Smith Antiques
Shopping Centre
Horsley

Graham Smith Antiques are a family owned business in Horsley with over 40 years experience in the antiques trade. Although we specialise in antique furniture, our range of antique clocks, ceramics, glass and metal ware are also quite comprehensive. We trade out of a 3,000 square foot show room just off the main street in Horsley. As well as the antiques we have on display over 200 antique and contemporary paintings belonging to John Nicholson fine art

Inside Stewards Cottage
Self Catering
Bamburgh

Steward's Cottage is one of six stone built cottages in the Bamburgh First Adderstone collection. A classy 5 star self catering  cottage for which our interior designer has created a chic, modern and contemporary feel.

Intro to Hogwarts led by Ron
Guided Walk/Tours

 

Join us as we combine the historical importance of Alnwick Castle and fascinating anecdotes of the Percy Family with the wonderful magical world of Harry Potter. Every Tuesday and Wednesday. 

Wonderful views:John Faulkener
Nature and Wildlife
Amble

The new Hauxley Wildlife Discovery Centre is one of the best wildlife watching spots in the North East.

 https://www.nwt.org.uk/get-involved/visitor-centres/hauxley-wildlife-discovery-centre

Lighthouse on Coquet Island
Nature and Wildlife
Amble

Discover a sea-bird Paradise - Take a trip to the RSPB Coquet Island Nature Reserve St Cuthbert came to Coquet Island more than 1300 years ago; but today there are a few more visitors on this amazing island.

The Anchorage
Bed & Breakfast
Berwick-upon-Tweed

The Anchorage is a late 18th century town house in the town centre. The house has just been fully renovated, all rooms are en-suite. Special winter rates for stays of more than 3 nights.

Outside St Aidans in Bamburgh
Church
Bamburgh

A church was founded on this site in 635 by St Aidan; the site of his death is marked by a shrine within the present church which dates from the end of the 12th century. A squint, a fine reredos, and a memorial to the Victorian heroine are amongst some of the many treasures of this delightful parish church.

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Inn
Rothbury

Traditional friendly village pub, offering excellent food and comfortable modern accommodation. Private car park and patio garden.

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No10 The Wynding
Self Catering
Bamburgh

No10 The Wynding is a lovely property situated within Bamburgh village boasting spectacular views of Bamburgh Castle

The North East Dog Festival
Outdoor Event

Have-A-Go Activities - * Hoopers * Agility * Flyball * Canicross * Fastest Recall * Temptation Alley * Gundog Scurry * Whippet Racing * Steeplechase * and more.....

Main Ring Displays - Join us for a packed timetable full of fast and fun displays, including the super staffies of the East Anglian Staffordshire Bull Terrier Display Team who will be joining The North East Dog Festival for the first time. - Seminar Marquee - Throughout the day you will have the opportunity to listen to talks on a variety of topics from top experts in their fields.

Pipes
Museums and galleries
Morpeth

Morpeth Chantry Bagpipe Museum is a must for music lovers - alive with iconic regional instruments and live music.

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Lemmington Lodge
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Self Catering
Alnwick

Located amidst beautiful farmland in a peaceful corner of a private country estate, Keeper's Cottage and Lemmington Lodge are the ultimate retreats for those looking to get away from it all.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Set in the heart of the Northumberland countryside, Cherry Blossom is a 5 star self catering cottage that offers easy access to Bamburgh’s golden beaches and castle and to Alnwick, Wooler, Holy Island and the Cheviots.

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Nature and Wildlife
Kielder

Kielder Salmon Centre, open April to 30th September, is operated by the Environment Agency.

A modern visitor centre with touch screen and video displays describing the life cycle of the Atlantic Salmon, and an outdoor artwork.

The Sill Food Fair
Food Event
Hexham

This weekend-long gourmet gala comes complete with activities, events and music.

The Apartment
Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Beautifully presented, this ground floor apartment provides a charming retreat positioned in the heart of this bustling coastal town.

Treehouse interior
Restaurants
Alnwick

Always featuring local fish and seafood, organic meats from Northumberland’s farmlands and other regional specialities, The Treehouse Restaurant's menus highlight local quality, taste and change throughout the seasons.

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cosy fireplace
Sightseeing and Leisure
Alnwick

A great place for book lovers, with a large selection of paperbacks, hardbacks, collector's editions in a beautiful building (formerly Alnwick railway station).  The Station Buffet in the former waiting rooms serves coffee, drinks and homemade food, while filter coffee (with an honesty box) is available. Coal fires and comfy chairs allow you to browse your selection in comfort.

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Porthole Seahouses lounge with original beams
Accommodation
Seahouses

Porthole Cottage in Seahouses offers a 1 bedroom property for 2 guests. 

The Greatest Showman SIng-along cinema under the stars
Outdoor Event
Bamburgh

Bring a chair, a blanket and your best singing voice to join in with this fantastic showing of The Greatest Showman.

This would be a great team building night out as your witness what can be achieved when you all follow the same dream.

Picnics are allowed but no glass please. This is the greatest show!

Jim Skipsey
Arts and Crafts
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
An exhibition of paintings by Jim Skipsey throughout September 2019 in the Breakwater Cafe
Bedlington Market Day
Markets
Bedlington

Market Place – Thursday Visitor enquiries: Morpeth TIC 01670 623455

 

Stall enquiries: Neil Brown. Market Manager, Northumberland neil.brown@northumberland.gov.uk Tel: 07909688174

 

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Pubs, Bars & Inns
Hexham
Country inn near Kielder Water. Morning coffee, bar lunches and dinners. AA, ETB and VB 4 diamonds Silver award.
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Archery1
Sporting Event

Learn the skills and techniques of shooting a performance bow with an qualified activity instructor. Discover your inner Robin Hood and perfect your arrow technique in the heart of the forest. Test your accuracy skills with this historic sport. Take part with your friends and family and compete to see who can get the highest score.(Under 16’s must be supervised by an adult.)

Autumn Scene of St Cuthberts
Church
Greenhead

Originally designed by John Dobson, a church with an interesting spire and Kempe Glass.

Sycamore Gap
Bed & Breakfast
Hexham

Layside is a boutique new B&B offering high quality accommodation with a unique and unrivalled view of Hadrian's Wall and the surrounding countryside.

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Alcedine Lodge
Self Catering
Ponteland

This spacious dormer cottage, sleeping up to 6 offers the best of all worlds https://alcedinelodge.wordpress.com/ situated in the gateway to Northumberland, Ponteland gives the visitor easy access to all areas as well as lots of private space in which to relax both indoors and out.

 

Entrance To Haltwhistle TIC
Tourist Information Centre
Haltwhistle

Haltwhistle Tourist Information Centre is located in the heart of Hadrian's Wall Country, and is ideally placed for information on the local heritage sites as well as the rest of Northumberland.

The Centre offers details on transport, accommodation and also sells a range of maps.

 

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Bed & Breakfast
Hexham

Comfortable Spacious B&B in our home on a working farm, located 2 miles north-east of Hexham just of A69.

Sunny Day at Ingram
Church
Alnwick

A beautiful church set in a large rural churchyard, an ideal place for quiet meditation.

Private parking for 2 cars
Accommodation
Seahouses

Bluebells is a cosy two bedroomed cottage situated on the outskirts of Seahouses.  family run and fully equipped  with off road parking for two cars is an ideal location for your Northumbrian holiday. 

Within easy walking distance, in one direction you have the bustling Harbour village with pubs, restaurants, and of course the famous fish n chips, together with a vast choice of boat trips to nearby islands.  In the other direction you have the beautiful beaches and dunes with stunning views of Bamburgh Castle and the Farne Islands.

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Burncrest
Bed & Breakfast
Hexham

Cosy, period style b&b in the centre of historic market town Hexham. Perfect for exploring Hadrian's Wall County.

The Sill National Landscape Discovery Centre
Kitchen
Self Catering
Amble

A warm, stylish three bedroom stone terrace cottage, two minutes walk from the beach, with wifi and 24/7 heating, original features, fireplaces, and total comfort for the ideal holiday break.

Farne Retreat Living Room
Self Catering
Seahouses

This lovely cottage is situated in the peaceful location of ‘old’ Seahouses and is nestled amongst the smokeries and traditional fisherman’s cottages. It is just a few metres to Seahouses Harbour with wonderful views stretching out to the Farne Islands and Bamburgh Castle.

Weddings at The Alnwick Garden
Wedding Venues
Alnwick

A place where love is inspired to blossom in one of world’s most contemporary and breath-taking gardens. A true place of beauty, where freedom and creativity meets captivating panoramas generating the most wonderful weddings

The Farmhouse and Lodge
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Bed & Breakfast
Hexham

Carraw Bed and Breakfast, is one of the finest luxury Northumberland Guest Houses, situated on the foundations of Hadrian’s Wall, with a sublime hilltop setting overlooking open countryside of Northumberland National Park and beyond.

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Accommodation
Seahouses

This stunning  three bedroom apartment has been refurbished to the highest standard which offers every modern facility.  Immaculately presented, this cottage offers luxurious living and have most certainly the best views in the area overlooking the Quayside in picturesque Seahouses, and Bamburgh Castle. All village amenities such as shops, cafes, restaurants and public houses are all just a short walk away from the property.

Lounge
Self Catering
Bamburgh

Set within a private and secluded gated complex and being one of the 3 houses forming part of the 'Crewe Courtyard Cottages' collection, The Bolthole is a newly converted grade II listed property located within a peaceful environment on the quiet loop comprising the tail end of Front Street. Finished to an exceptional standard, and accommodating up to 4 guests, The Bolthole, benefits from its own iron gated entrance on to Front Street for easy access to a great selection of village amenities including pubs, shops and restaurants. The imposing castle and golden sandy beach are under a 5 minute stroll away from the property.

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Self Catering
Lucker

Part of a fabulous collection of properties at Lucker Hall Steadings, positioned within the heart of Lucker Village. The Studio is an open plan one bedroom property that is bright, spacious and set all on ground level.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

This stunning detached 4 star self catering holiday home is set in the peaceful countryside location of Dukesfield, 1 mile from the village of Bamburgh and all of its local amenities.

Bedroom
Self Catering
Beadnell

Burn’s Retreat is a fantastic property based within the ever popular coastal village of Beadnell. Burn’s Retreat has a lovely enclosed garden which acts as a breeze free sun trap throughout the summer months.

Elizabethan Fortifications
Historic sites
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Berwick's town walls are its most famous piece of architecture and still stand strong today, hundreds of years after they were built by Queen Elizabeth to keep out the invading Scots.

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Snowy Castle
Historic sites
Holy Island

The Castle is scheduled to reopen April 2018.

Iconic Tudor Fort converted into an intimate holiday home in 1903 for Edward Hudson by architect Sir Edwin Lutyens. With charming Gertrude Jekyll walled garden and stunning coastal views to Bamburgh and the Farne Islands - an unusual holiday home by the sea.

Please check our website for opening times and causeway safe crossing times http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/lindisfarne-castle/

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Stunning Views
Family Attraction
Cornhill-on-Tweed

Enjoy a fabulous day out on this country estate with its picturesque villages and range of attractions: Heatherslaw Steam Railway; Heatherslaw Cornmill; Lady Waterford Hall; Etal Castle; Flodden Battlefield; Hay Farm Heavy Horse Centre; outdoor activities including canoeing, rock-climbing, cycling, walking and horse-riding; traditional tearooms; quirky shops and places to stay.  

Welcome to Bamburgh Castle Golf Club
Golf
Bamburgh

Bamburgh Castle Golf Club has been described as perhaps the most beautiful and beautifully located in England.

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Campsite
Caravan & Camping
Alnwick

Set amidst the beautiful Northumbrian countryside with wonderful views to the sea and surrounding area. We can even boast Dark Sky's - bring a telescope!

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Church
Norham

Described by Simon Jenkins in his "England's Thousand Best Churches" as a "mini-Durham Cathedral".

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Self Catering
Beadnell

Set in the picturesque coastal village of Beadnell, This ground floor, 4 star newly built holiday home is perfectly designed for couples looking to retreat to the famous Northumberland countryside.

milky way
Science and Technology
Hexham

An accessible, public astronomical observatory offering talks, activities, drop in sessions, stargazing and Astro courses to suit anyone from the absolute beginner to the professional.

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View
Self Catering
Bamburgh

This building was formerly used as the Bamburgh Boys School. Now, fully renovated, it’s a beautifully located property for a great holiday retreat. Only a 200 yard walk to the fabulous sandy beach and historic castle (great views from the Bedroom) and even less to the village pubs, restaurants, and shops.

Pirelli International Rally
Sporting Event

The Pirelli International Rally is a chance to see both modern and historic rally cars fly through Kielder forest, battling it out to obtain points for their desired championship. The Pirelli International Rally is a round of the British Rally Championship, which fostered such greats as Colin McRae and Richard Burns

Little Inventors Takeover - Makers Day
Arts and Crafts
Calling all children and their families! Explore Woodhorn Museum, be inspired by the theme of Energy, and dream up your own invention ideas. Here’s your chance to bring to life your invention ideas and make your very own prototype model. A Li
Calico Barn Cycle Bunkhouse
Hostel
Druridge Bay

Calico Barn is a beautifully renovated barn into an 18 bed bunkhouse with 5 bedrooms (2 Twin Rooms, 2 Family Rooms (4 beds) and 1 Mixed Dorm (6 Beds)

We cater especially to cyclists and walkers with a drying room and secure bike storage and to groups for exclusive use. 

Margaret and Andy Watchorn 2019
Music & Dance
Holy Island
A friendly and informal concert of music and song, featuring Andy Watchorn (Northumbrian smallpipes, Swedish pipes and guitar) and Margaret Watchorn (fiddle, voice, hummelchen and nyckelharpa). Join them for an unforgettable performance of toe-tappin
Glad Tidings
Nature and Wildlife
Seahouses

Sailings daily from Seahouses with a choice of half & full day landing trips, Grey Seal Cruise and sailings to Lindisfarne.

Minotaur Maze at Kielder Water
Garden
Kielder
The Minotaur Maze is a must for children and adults alike. The adventurous will discover a number of special features that include a small glittering room formed from rocks of recycled glass.
Lounge
Accommodation
Bamburgh

A spacious property that has been refurbished to create fabulous self catering accommodation within Bamburgh Village. With five bedrooms, four bathrooms and wonderful views of the village, countryside and coast, Glenander makes a great choice for larger families and groups of friends.

Star trails
Science and Technology
Kielder

Kielder Observatory is an astronomical attraction at Kielder Water & Forest Park run by the Kielder Observatory Astronomical Society. Please visit www.kielderobservatory.org for all event bookings.

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Bolam Lake Country Park
Nature and Wildlife
Bolam
Bolam Lake Country Park is situated in the heart of the beautiful Northumberland countryside surrounded by historic landscapes and dramatic views.
Fishing at Kielder Water and Forest Park and Fontburn
Fishing
Kielder

Northumbrian Water trout fisheries in the north east of England has built up a well deserved reputation for offering top quality fishing.

Summer house opposite cottage
Self Catering
Humshaugh

The Falding Studio is situated in the picturesque village of Humshaugh located in the heart of Hadrian’s Wall country – a World Heritage Site. This recently renovated property offers a high standard of accommodation for 2 guests who are looking for a peaceful base from which to explore this beautiful part of the North East region whether you choose to do so on foot, car or bike. 

 

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Accommodation
Seahouses

Only a stone’s throw away from the picturesque Seahouses Harbour and its wonderful views of the Farne Islands and Bamburgh Castle. Ginnel Cottage is newly built ground floor property, which enjoys open plan and spacious living complemented with exposed beams and multi fuel stove, with two bedrooms.

Eastfield
Self Catering Agency
Alnmouth

The best choice of over 500 outstanding holiday cottages in prime locations throughout Northumberland. Est. 1981.

Wild North Discovery Nature Trail
Guided Walk/Tours
3. Grab your walking shoes, waterproofs (just in case), some water, your camera, then come and join us for a nature walk with professional naturalist, Bruce Ferguson from Wild North Discovery, we'll uncover the tracks, trails and signs left behind by
Riverdale Hall
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Visitors with the family guide
Museums and galleries
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Located within Berwick Barracks, it is home to the stunning Berwick Burrell Collection of art & ceramics plus historical town artefacts. Open Easter-October and school holidays - check website for dates.

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Self Catering
Hexham
An excellent countryside Inn offering 2 cottages adjacent. Both are well equipped and ideally situated for countryside activities. Day tickets available for Salmon Fishing.
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Hotel
Hexham

Former Edwardian mansion, set in 1,000 acres. Two international championship standard golf courses, 20m swimming-pool, health and beauty spa and outdoor pursuits.

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Hadrian Shepherd Huts
Glamping
Stamfordham

Traditional vintage style shepherd huts for luxurious glamping, giving an exceptional holiday experience, within a stone's throw of Hadrian's Wall.

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Longbow Demonstrations
Family event

Observe incredible feats of skill during our live-action longbow demonstrations, with the entertaining master archer Andy Rice. Often the weapon that determined the outcome of many of medieval England’s ferocious battles, discover more of the techniques and flair that would have been employed by expert archers in order to successfully neutralise or maim their targets.

Outside Cherryburn
Historic sites
Mickley
Birthplace cottage (1700) and farmyard. Printing house using original printing blocks. Introductory exhibition of the life, work and countryside.
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Willow Animal Making at The Sill
Arts and Crafts
Hexham
Work with Anna Turnbull of Bitabout Arts who has made amazing willow animals you see around The Sill. Make your own dragonfly or mouse from willow grown and harvested in Northumberland.
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Breakfast is served
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Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

Formerly the Convent of Mercy, this historical building offers all the home comforts with an added little bit of unexpected cookie-ness.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Lapwing Cottage is a part of a barn conversion located in a lovely position 250m from the beautiful Budle Bay and its beaches. The cottage is a cosy, single storey, 2 bedroom, stone building, beautifully furnished, and still retaining many original features, including exposed beams throughout.

 

Performance at Carlisle Park
Garden
Morpeth
The William Turner Garden, formal gardens and historic architectural remains. Riverside and woodland walks, aviary, tennis courts, bowling greens, paddling pool and boating.
Airbag
Family Friendly
Cramlington

GRAVITY DEFYING FUN FOR ALL OF THE FAMILY!

Airbox provides the ultimate trampolining experience for children and adults alike.

Our venue is full of interconnected trampolines, angled walls, roll-over platforms, slamdunk basketball nets, trick airbags, foam pits, battle-beams, cardio wall, Ninja area, party rooms, and even our Box Café serving hot and cold refreshments and food.

We also have our mini area with soft play and mini trampolines for under 5’s!

Not only will you have heaps of fun, you’ll get fit and active at the same time!

Countryside Festival
Family event
Ponteland

Date: Sunday May 12 Time: 10am - 4pm Price: £5 per person, Under 12's - FREE Expect to see a variety of stalls selling local crafts, food and drink; a whole host of get involved activities as well as a show arena

The Alnwick Joust 2019 at Alnwick Castle
Family event

Observe one of Northumberland’s most contested tournaments, with armoured knights engaging ruthlessly in England’s oldest sport!

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Bed & Breakfast
Greenhead

Judy and Alan Clark welcome you to Holmhead Guest House for bed and breakfast, self catering cottage or camping barn for backpackers, at our former farmhouse which stands on the foundations of Hadrian’s Wall. Directly on Hadrians Wall Path

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Self Catering
Lambley
This cluster of barn conversions are set within 90 acres. Close to the South Tyne River.
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Errington Raey Flowers
Garden Centre
Bardon Mill

Large salt-glazed pots for garden and kitchen. Visitors can see kiln and stock area and can purchase factory seconds from the retail area.

Mick Manning and Brita Granstrom: The Old School Gallery | Alnmouth
Exhibition
Alnmouth

By The Sea ‘I started early, took my dog And visited the sea’ From By the Sea. Emily Dickinson Mick Manning and Brita Granström have been living together with their four children on the Northumberland coast for over 20 years so it is not surprising that both artists’ themes embrace the natural wonders of living beside and walking on this unspoilt coastline.

Lounge
Self Catering
Beadnell

Set in the heart of the coastal fishing village of Beadnell, Cuthbert’s Cottage is a cosy, modern two bedroom property sleeping up to four guests in comfort. 

Osprey watch
Wildlife events
Kielder

Join us to observe the beautiful Kielder ospreys. You can see all the action close up through a live camera feed

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Self Catering
Chathill

No 2 Church Row is a newly refurbished property set within the small rural hamlet of Newham, approximately 2 miles from the A1 and 3 miles from Beadnell and the Northumberland coast. Surrounded by the rolling countryside, the property is perfect for a tranquil and relaxing getaway within a modern and comfortable environment.

Meerkats at Kirkley
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Bed & Breakfast
Newcastleton

Sorbietrees is dark sky friendly and ideally based for visiting Kielder Observatory and Water, Northumberland, Cumbria and the Scottish Borders.  Sorbietrees is a beautiful Georgian farmhouse with many original features in a tranquil location with outstanding views, abundant wildlife, a warm welcome and homely atmosphere. 

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Caravan & Camping
Berwick-upon-Tweed

From stunning sea views, to castles and countryside, Elm Bank Coastal Park is all about fresh air, open space and recharging your batteries.

If you are looking for a fabulous week away or short break, why not hire one of our Luxury holiday homes which can cater for up to six or eight people, ideal for the perfect self catering getaway.

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Self Catering
Seahouses

Godetia is a newly decorated, detached bungalow in the coastal fishing village of Seahouses, and set within a 2 minute walk of the village centre. A large enclosed garden with patio furniture, great for sitting out on a sunny day, and peace of mind when holidaying with children.

Kielder Challenge Walk
Outdoor Event

The Kielder Challenge Walk has become one of the most popular challenge walks in Northumberland over the past few years. The route is easy to navigate and is great underfoot so is suitable for runners as well as walkers and what better location.

Parish Church Choir
Church
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Visit this beautiful and rare Civil War Church. Opened in 1652 - it is the only parish church built under Cromwell. The church contains one of the earliest installations by Lutyens, a John Knox Renaissance pulpit, and panels from the 13thC Castle.

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Inn
Otterburn

The Redesdale Arms is known as the First and Last Inn situated just 12 miles south of the Scottish Border on the A68. It is an ideal base to explore the beautiful and diverse regions of Northumberland and the North East of England.  You are guaranteed a warm welcome, lovely comfortable accommodation and great home cooked food.

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Listed 18th Century Tombstone
Church
Lowick

Visitors, sometime from as far away as Australia and the USA have described the church in the visitors book as ‘impressive’ and ‘lovely; they admire the particular peaceful quality of the building.

Father's Day Lunch at Charlton Hall
Food Event
Chathill

Treat your Dad to the Father of all lunches at Charlton Hall this Father’s Day. Served in the stunning Looking Glass, guests can enjoy a delicious three- course meal at Charlton Hall. Starring ‘The Charlton Sunday Roast’, we bring the theatre to the dining table.

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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

Within yards of the dunes and golden sands of Beadnell Bay, Old Barn is a 4 star self catering property with comfort and character, retaining some of the traditional features and layout of the original farm building whilst providing spacious and practical accommodation.

Dunford Cottage lounge
Self Catering
Bamburgh

Dunford Cottage, Bamburgh

A stylish, pet friendly 3 bedroom cottage with an enclosed garden and views of Bamburgh Castle

Family Events
Family event

Our early evening events are aimed to be fun and interesting to everyone, including families with younger children and for these events we offer reduced family tickets for two adults and two children. We run the shorter Family Astronomy every Saturday afternoon, “Space Kids” in school holidays and our brand new programme of events called “Introduction to Astronomy” will now be running most days from 5pm until 7pm.

They cover concepts such as navigating the sky or telescope workshops. Recommended ages are six years old and upwards. The focus of these events is on education and introducing the basics of astronomy, but if the skies are clear we may get the chance to glimpse the moon, a planet or maybe the sun depending on the season. You will still get to see our fantastic telescopes up close and the team will be on hand to answer everyone’s questions.

Langley Castle
Book: LateRooms
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Hotel
Langley-on-Tyne

Fourteenth-century castle restored to a magnificent and comfortable hotel. Thirty minutes from Newcastle and 40 minutes from Newcastle Airport.

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Safari on Foot at Walltown
Family event
Greenhead
From mammals to minibeasts, have a go at tracking them.
The Granary
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Self Catering
Seahouses

Secluded accommodation nestled on the Northumberland coastline between Seahouses and Bamburgh.

AONB Award for Excellence Winners.

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Self Catering
Lowick

A lovely location within Lucker Village, set next to Waren Burn, Pippin Cottage is secluded with picturesque surroundings. The property is equipped and designed with self catering in mind to create a comfortable stay for all guests, with a great range of facilities.

Great Big Pop Up Shop Scout Fund Raiser
Family event

Great Big Pop Shop North Northumberland Scouts Fundraiser All sorts of stands and stalls including Teas Coffees and cakes Tombola Raffle and crafts.

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Pubs, Bars & Inns
Morpeth
 Opened in 2014, St. Mary's Inn is a pub in Morpeth with tradition at its heart - whether you eat, drink or stay! 
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Andy Hull
Arts and Crafts
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
An exhibition of art and 'n evryfink by Andy Hull in the Latimer Room from June to August 2019. (Please note there are often functions in the Latimer Room, please call to check the artwork is available prior to travelling).
Master bedroom
Self Catering
Seahouses

Le Son de la Mer is a delightful 2 bedroom ground floor apartment (sleeping 4) located within a secure gated complex in the ever popular fishing village of Seahouses.

The Hides
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Hostel
Seahouses

The Hides are located in the North Sunderland area of Seahouses, opposite St Pauls Church. Alnwick is 15 miles away and Berwick Upon Tweed 25 miles away.

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Shepherds Cottage
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Self Catering
Beadnell

4 Luxury award winning holiday cottages on the Beadnell Coastline.  Three of the Cottages are located on the outskirts of Beadnell Village in there own grounds and have fantastic views of the coastline and Cheviot Hills.  Benthall Hous is located on the sea front with fabulous sea views.

Lounge
Self Catering
Bamburgh

This spacious, 5 star, 3 bedroom self catering accommodation is a charming blend of traditional and modern style. Grove Cottage is situated in the heart of Bamburgh village and is within easy walking distance of the beach, golf course and Bamburgh Castle.

Jesting With Zooted
Family event

Experience fun filled family entertainment, suitable for aristocracy of Northumberland, with this eccentric duo’s side-splitting theatrical performance of visual and verbal comedy! 

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Self Catering
Beadnell

A spacious, modern, detached property set within the coastal village of Beadnell, just a short walk away from the golden sands of Beadnell Bay. The property boasts a south west facing enclosed garden (views to the Cheviot Hills) with outdoor seating, barbeque and access to the beach.

Kielder Castle Gathering
Family event

A gathering of present and former staff and the local community to celebrate 100 years of the Forestry Commission at Kielder.

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Self Catering
Morpeth

Felmoor Holiday Park set in 40 acres of outstanding Northumberland woodland.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Grey Heron Lodge is a cosy, newly constructed log cabin with every comfort included to make for a relaxing stay. Set literally yards off the sandy grassed dunes of Budle Bay, with a privately owned sandy beach for all guests to enjoy, you can sit at peace within an area of outstanding natural beauty and watch the day go by and not see another soul.

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Accommodation
Beadnell

A wonderfully appointed detached property; Dunes Cottage is nestled just behind the sand dunes of Beadnell Bay and has direct access from the garden to the sandy beach

Park Setting
Caravan & Camping
Ashington

Sandy Bay Holiday Park gives you everything the name suggests! Enjoy a family holiday of beach walks and building sandcastles.

Osprey Ferry
Sport and Leisure
Kielder

 

OSPREY FERRY 

Please note the Osprey Ferry is currently not running.

 If you require any further information on the Ferry Timetable please contact 01434 251000.

 

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Northumberland Pride
Outdoor Event
Alnwick

Join us for Northumberland's 2nd LGBT+ event. Promoting visibility and equality for the LGBT+ community in Northumberland. The event will feature entertainment on our main stage (local artists and chart topping artists), a health & well-being zone, family & youth zone, market stalls, street food area, bar, and so much more....

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Bed & Breakfast
Haltwhistle

Farmhouse breakfasts using locally sourced produce including our own free-range eggs, comfortable accommodation, a warm welcome will be our recipe for a relaxing stay at Kellah Farm.

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Aerial photo
Nature and Wildlife
Bardon Mill

Allen Banks and Staward Gorge was badly damaged during Storm Desmond and unfortunately, remains closed.

The damage resulted in many destabilising landslips, the uprooting of large trees, erosion to the river bank and the much loved wobbly bridge being washed away.

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Essential Bushcraft Skills
Workshops

An introduction to the basics for survival with top northern bushcraft teacher, Bruce Ferguson, with over 30 years bushcraft experience: shelter, fire, food and water.

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Self Catering
Alnwick

Pegasus Cottage is a delightful 3 star self catering cottage dating back to 1823, recently renovated with exposed stone walls and beams, situated in a prime location adjacent to the harbour with outstanding village, sea and harbour views. 

Mighty Dub Fest
Family event

Enjoy a weekend packed with entertainment for the whole family.

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Hotel
Alnwick

For a relaxing and luxurious holiday, short break or special event in Northumberland, Doxford Hall with it's superb facilities and excellent location is the perfect choice.

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Kielder Vintage Vehicle Run
Shows & Displays

There will be three vehicle runs departing from Kielder Castle: one for mixed vintage and classic vehicles, one for vintage Land Rovers, and one for vintage tractors!

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Self Catering
Seahouses

Bowsprit is a newly decorated 2 bedroomed property just a two minute stroll from Seahouses Harbour - which comes with great views out to the Farne Islands (boat trips available), Bamburgh and Holy Island Castle.

Stay at Lucker Mill House
Bed & Breakfast
Belford

A newly renovated county bed and breakfast Close to famous Northumberland coast. Offering a quiet comfortable B&B with a contemporary twist.

Outside Cragside House Gardens and Estate
Historic sites
Rothbury

Creation of Lord Armstrong, Victorian inventor and landscape genius. Gardens, red squirrels, woodland and lakeside walks.

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Aln House Front
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Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

Beautiful Edwardian house near Alnwick town centre. Tastefully decorated en suite rooms, well equipped. Great breakfasts with varied menu. Non smoking throughout. Parking.

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Hastings House Seahouses
Self Catering Agency
Seahouses

Locally owned and managed Northumberland Self Catering Holiday Cottage Agency based in Seahouses, offering 90+ properties sleeping from 1 to 26.

Wild Woodland Challenge Walltown
Family event
Greenhead
Join our Ranger to see how far you can throw a pine cone, go on a treasure hunt through the woods and make your own medal.
Animals at Whitehouse Farm Centre
Family Attraction
Morpeth

Whitehouse Farm is the all-weather fun attraction with soft play, restaurant, outdoor play areas, tractor-trailer rides and lots of animals to feed, hold and stroke.

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Dance Through The Decades
Music & Dance
Hexham
. Dance through the Decades, Torch Centre, Corbridge Road, NE46 1QS Hexham, 6.30pm-8.30pm Come along and dance with us, no experience is necessary, bring those two left feet to a fun evening session, dancing through the decades. The session
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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Breakers is a brand new 5 star self catering property situated at Glororum, a small hamlet 1 mile from Bamburgh. Tastefully decorated and boasting modern facilities throughout, the property makes for a relaxing environment, with views of Bamburgh Castle to the east and a large west facing balcony overlooking the countryside stretching to views of the Cheviot Hills.

Outside Rothbury National Park Visitor Centre
Tourist Information Point
Morpeth

Call into Tomlinson's Bunkhouse in Rothbury for local news and information.

Print of Laverock Law Holiday Cottages
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Self Catering
Lowick

Tranquil location, fantastic nature lovers paradise, close Northumbrian coast and Holy Island, log fires, gardens, campfire, homely green holiday destination.

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Church
Etal

Set in the grounds of Etal Manor, this church (designed by William Butterfield) was built 1856-58 by Lady Augusta FitzClarence as a burial place for her husband Lord Frederick (one of the illegitimate sons of King William IV ).

Outside Brunton House
Book online
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Self Catering
Alnwick

Enjoy a 5 Star Gold self-catering cottage holiday at Brunton House and Holiday Cottages on a famous Northumberland country estate. North East Tourism and Northumberland Tourism Winners 2017 ...

Brunton House and Holiday Cottages are beautifully positioned midway between Alnwick and Bamburgh in Northumberland, close to the Heritage Coast. They are set on an organic farm in the middle of the 2,500 acre Fallodon Estate, next to an old water mill and overlooking a burn and lake, with views towards the sea and Beadnell Bay.

The Boathouse from the lake
Self Catering
Hartburn

Nestled at the edge of a magical and beautiful private lake The Boathouse has been converted into an exceptional property.

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Self Catering
Seahouses

Forming part of Seahouses’s exclusive Thorburn’s Yard development , Harbour Lights House is a luxury 3 bedroom apartment with views of the coastline and out to sea. Situated within the more peaceful conservation area of the fishing village, on the site of a former smokery ran by Mr Thorburn, this well appointed property is within easy walking distance of the harbour, village amenities, golf course and sandy beaches.

Medieval Camp
Family event

Explore a band of merry peasants bustling medieval encampment and take the opportunity to handle artefacts of authentic origin.

Discover Rosa Mundi’s extensive variety of fascinating medieval style crafts, learn of their traditional techniques and soak up these labourers unwavering knowledge of the Middle Ages. From leather work to chain mail making, weaving and spinning threads, arrow to basket making and woodcarving to calligraphy, there is something here for the whole family to enjoy!

Holy Trinity at Horsley
Church
Horsley

Built in 1844 by 2nd Lord Redesdale - architects J & B Green. Important estate church with strong links to the Mitford family.

The Jolly Fisherman
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Craster

Combining stunning sea views with delicious home cooking and beautifully kept ales, this is a tastefully refurbished pub with tradition and character at its heart.

Kielder Belvedere
Great Outdoors
Kielder

                            Please Note :- Kielder Belvedere is currently closed for maintenance

 

Kielder Belvedere was Kielder's first architectural commission. Winner of the Stephen Lawrence Prize in 2000 as well as RIBA and Civic Trust awards this unusual shelter is open to visitors at all times of the year

Gate Lodge sitting room
Book: Supercontrol
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Self Catering
Ingram

Exceptional selection of charming 5 star Award Winning cottages, quietly situated in the heart of the Northumbrian countryside, and National Park offering true peace and tranquillity and an ideal location for exploring Coast and Country.

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Colin Pickett Photography Exhibition
Arts and Crafts
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
An exhibition of photographs by Colin Pickett in the Breakwater Cafe throughout April and May 2019
Chesters Bath-House
Historic sites
Chollerford

Relax in the bath-house, explore the officers' quarters & learn about the saviour of Hadrian's Wall in the Clayton Museum.

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Kielder Caravan & Camping Site
Caravan & Camping
Kielder

Relaxing 70 pitch, riverside site ideal for tents, touring caravans and campers in England's most remote Village.

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Sightseeing and Leisure
Cramlington

The world's largest human landform sculpture, Northumberlandia is a landmark feature designed by world renowned artist Charles Jencks.

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A Night Safari at Kielder Castle
Wildlife events

Hunt for the elusive night life of the forest including bats, owls and creepy crawlies of all descriptions. Join professional naturalist, Bruce Ferguson, on a night time expedition in search of some of the nocturnal inhabitants of the forest. In particular we’ll use a detector to help locate some of the bats that live in and around the forest.

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Self Catering
Seahouses

Situated in a quiet, peaceful location amidst the former fish smokeries and traditional fishing cottages of Seahouses but still just a couple of minutes walk to the bustling harbour, Braidcarr is a Northumberland self catering property in Seahouses. This 4 star self catering cottage is close to the harbour, with its views to the Farne Islands.

The Bowes Hotel
Inn
Bardon Mill

Friendly Village and Community Inn, serving great food and drink.  Six high quality letting rooms. major refurbishment 2018.

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Inn
Stocksfield

The Duke of Wellington Inn is nestled in the Tyne valleys village of Newton just off the A69 near Corbridge, within easy access to Newcastle, Hadrian’s Wall Country, Hexham and Northumberland’s National Park.

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Overthwarts Farmhouse
Self Catering
Alnwick

Overlooking the glorious landscape of Edlingham Vale near Alnwick, this south-facing five bedroom farmhouse is a place where families and friends can retreat and enjoy some together-time amidst the rich tranquil beauty of the Northumbrian countryside.

Boat Inn Restaurant
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Kielder

Boat Inn - Evening meals booking advised. Due to it's waterside setting, your dining experience at The Boat Inn will be accompanied by panoramic views across the water. We have a full range of hot and cold food served daily where you can enjoy Kielder's beauty in comfortable surroundings.

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Self Catering
Lucker

The former village flour mill has been converted into comfortable and spacious holiday accommodation, the grade II listed building benefits from being set within peaceful surroundings in the heart of the village, but is still close to the tourist attractions and amenities.

Morpeth Chantry
Arts & Crafts Shop
Morpeth
The 13th Century Morpeth Chantry is home to an extensive collection of traditional, and contemporary, Northumbrian Arts, Crafts and Music. There is a wonderful variety of locally produced, and handmade gifts, books and music.
Lucy's Cottage lounge with open fire
Self Catering
Seahouses

A charming 3 bedroom house in the middle of Seahouses, 3 bedrooms with private parking

Druridge Bay Country Park
Shows & Displays

Red Row Vintage Club Annual Rally held the first weekend of August every year now in are 31st year. The club is a group of like-minded people who work year round to put on a 2 day Rally for the benefit of the local area and participants from country wide.

Paint & Sip Beginners Painting Session
Arts and Crafts

RELAX, PAINT & SOCIALISE with The Paint and Sip Party co "Start with a blank canvas and sip and party your way to a one-of-a-kind masterpiece. You will be given the choice of up to 20 paintings. Our expert teachers will then guide you step by step plus give you one to one hints and tips for the next to 2hrs in a fun and casual class that includes music, snacks, drinks and a ton of fun until you complete your masterpiece which is yours to take home and keep forever.

If you decide to paint a picture from your phone no problems you will receive as many hints and tips as you want.

The session is free and drinks & snacks are provided.

We will have mocktails.

Newt Cottage
Self Catering
Beal

Discover a holiday to treasure at Hunting Hall Farm’s award-winning, green holiday cottages and luxurious shepherd’s hut.

Rye Hill farmhouse
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Bed & Breakfast
Slaley

A warm and comfortable barn conversion where one can enjoy the peace of rural life. Hexham and Hadrian's Wall Country are about 15 minutes drive.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Stable Cottage is a 5 star self catering cottage in a converted sandstone farm building with a traditional red pantile roof situated near Bamburgh.

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Belsay Horse Trials
Sporting Event
Belsay

Belsay Horse Trials is organised by Laura and Peter de Wesselow, who live at Belsay and represent the current generation of the Middleton family, alongside a committee of volunteers. Eventing is one of very few sports that genuinely allow people to compete equally, whatever their experience.

Exterior view
Self Catering
Chathill

A beautifully converted farm building offering accommodation for up to 6 guests in 4 bedrooms.

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Tours, Tour Guides and Courses
Newcastle-upon-Tyne

If you are visiting the north of England and looking for adventure, then you have come to the right place.

North East Guides delivers outdoor activity packages in various locations around the area, all designed to make the most of your stay, and give you a positive outdoor experience.

The Boe Rigg
Caravan & Camping
Bellingham

Centrally located and a perfect base to explore Northumberland and the coast, camping, restaurant and bar.

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Self Catering
Beadnell

Just a stone’s throw from sandy beach of Beadnell Bay, this open plan, modern, detached property is perfect for that holiday by the sea. Accommodating up to 8 guests in comfort over 4 bedrooms, 5 Sandy Lane is perfectly suited for a group of friends or large family. 

Rathowen View
Self Catering
Beadnell

Rathowen is a modern 4 bedroom holiday home in Beadnell, juse yards from the shoreline and stunning views of the coast. A large enclosed garden, with garage for bike storage.

Craft Class - Candle and Cosmetic Making
Arts and Crafts
Blanchland

Back by popular demand! Watch Bernice from Lilic & Thyme create bath bombs, skin care and candles using the finest of natural ingredients then have a go yourself.

Guest Chef - Jenny from Made with Love and Plants
Food Event
Blanchland

Join Jenny from 'Made With Love & Plants' for an evening of delicious, healthy and glorious vegan food. Watch Jenny make a selection of her favourite 'familiar cooked dishes' raw, from hearty soup to a divine chilli & chocolate delice.

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Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Free WiFi at all Border Holiday Homes's properties. Mill Wharf is a 3rd floor Gold apartment with lift to door. Part of a converted historic granary with stunning views over the harbour and Tweed estuary. Luxury and comfort for 2 people and secure car parking. Friday or Monday start.

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Garden at Shepherds Cottage
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Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Six cottages tastefully furnished on riverside farm. Hard surface tennis court, fishing on River Tweed, beautiful walks. Three miles to town centre, 6 miles to beautiful beaches.

St Paul's Exterior
Church
Branxton

Tranquil ancient sacred space and historically important Flodden Battlefield church.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

St Aidan's Cottage is a Northumberland self catering cottage in Bamburgh. This 4 star self catering property has surrounding grounds secure for kids & dogs.

St Aidan's is a converted, detached sandstone self catering cottage with 4 stars, a traditional pantile roof and a large central courtyard with ample car parking. The cottage is set in a peaceful, rural location with views onto open farmland.

The Smithy Crookham 1
Self Catering
Cornhill-on-Tweed

Nestled into rolling farmland, this cosy one bedroom cottage exudes character and charm with lovely open views to the Cheviot Hills. Ideally placed for walking, cycling and enjoying the great outdoors, or simply a peaceful getaway for relaxation and a good book.

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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

Guinea Fowl Cottage is a modern, one storey timber self catering property located at the ever popular Link House Farm.

The Lodge
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Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

 Base for corporate events, cycling, equestrian events, golfing, family gatherings, film crews, fishing, paraglyding, shooting parties, vintage cars, walking parties and wedding parties. Antique galleries, log fires, glamping and camping. Ample parking. Lonely Planet recommended.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Wynding House is a beautiful 5 star self catering stone built house in the ideal Northumbrian country village setting. Wynding House is almost sitting in the shadow of Bamburgh Castle and a short stroll to the beach.

Ponteland Market Day
Markets
Ponteland

Merton Way –  Visitor enquiries: Morpeth TIC 01670 623455

The market is not currently running. Street Trading may be available. Stall enquiries: Neil Brown. Market Manager, Northumberland neil.brown@northumberland.gov.uk Tel: 07909688174

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Tours, Tour Guides and Courses
Heddon-on-the-Wall

Contours Walking Holidays are the specialists in self-guided walking holidays in the UK. Whether you wish to follow in the footsteps of Roman Legionnaires along Hadrian’s Wall, trace the route of cattle drovers in Scotland or climb the mountains of the Lake District, our unrivalled range of walking holidays are the perfect way to explore the countryside at your own pace. 

With carefully selected accommodation, door-to-door luggage transfers, maps, guidebooks and emergency support, we take care of every little detail, leaving you free to enjoy a relaxing, worry-free holiday with spectacular scenery.

 

Red door
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Stocksfield

We are a 200 year old country pub serving outstanding food in a relaxed atmosphere using ingredients produced in our area

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Family bushcrafts
Family event

Build a shelter, light a fire, cook a meal, make something to take away. You’ll need to build a shelter, your own den in the woods. You’re going to eat so you’ll build and light your own camp fire (but no matches!). You’ll cook your food and then sitting round the fire you can have a go at making an elder-wood pea-shooter or a string bracelet from nettles!Eat before you arrive and bring your own food to BBQ over your fire.The activity leader, Bruce Ferguson, is qualified through the Institute for Outdoor Learning to teach bushcrafts to groups and has been involved in bushcrafts and teaching woodland skills for over 30 years. All our leaders are DBS checked

Foods and Feuds: Two Cooks of Hexham
Shows & Displays
Hexham

Join us for a sneak preview of November Club’s new work-in-progress - celebrating the 18th century Hexham born author of the most successful cookbook of all time, The Art of Cookery made Plain and Easy.

This is an imaginary time travelling gathering, bringing Glasse, Ann Cook (Glasse’s sworn enemy and rival) and Isabella Beeton together, to cook whilst they talk about their hopes and dreams from conflict to sisterhood.

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Walking
Kielder

What better way to explore the great outdoors than on foot? With over 600 square kilometres of forest and over 26 miles of shoreline to choose from, Kielder Water & Forest Park is perfect for walking and hiking holidays or family days out.

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Assisted Abseil
Adventure Sports
Kielder

Calvert Kielder offers exciting and exhilarating outdoor adventure activities, fully accessible for the whole family, in the heart of Kielder Water & Forest Park, home to the largest man-made lake in Europe.

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Self Catering
Tarset

Our 5* and 4* de luxe Gold Award holiday cottages are set in the heart of Northumberland National Park and Dark Skies area near Kielder Water and Hadrian's Wall. Greystead Old Church is an outstanding conversion of a Grade II listed Georgian church, while the early 19th century Coach House overlooks the superb Walled Garden and tennis court . Sleeps 8 & 6.

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Self Catering
Seahouses

Great views come accompanied with peaceful surroundings at Island’s View. This 3 bedroom property is set within a stone’s throw of Seahouses Harbour, with the top floor boasting some amazing sights of the coastline and Farne Islands.

Crabapple Cottage
Book: Supercontrol
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Self Catering
Wooler

A lovely comfortable single storey cottage with stunning views surrounded by wonderful open countryside and views of the Cheviot Hills. Furnished and equipped to a high standard With an open fire, enclosed garden and wifi. Ideal central location for coast, hills and Scottish Borders.

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Church Driveway
Church
Carham

Stunning setting on banks of Tweed and lovely building.

Falstone Barns
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Self Catering
Falstone

Barn conversions, banking the North Tyne river, in a central location, 5 mins from Kielder Water, a short drive to Kielder Observatory and in the Heart of Europe's largest Gold award winning Dark Skies Park. 30 mins from Hadrians Wall, 1hr from Alnwick Castle and Gardens and 1hr 30 mins from the beautiful Bamburgh and the Northumberland coastline.

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Welcome to Seaton Delaval Hall
Historic sites
Seaton Delaval

Seaton Delaval Hall comprising a centre block between 2 arcaded and pedimented wings, the east wing contains fine stables and there are gardens with statues.

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Bed & Breakfast
Hexham

A former 18th Century Coaching Inn, Eals Lodge is now a 4 star bed & breakfast set within the Northumberland National Park.

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The Boatside Inn
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Hexham
A welcoming country pub offering traditional Sunday lunch, full restaurant menu and bar meals. Meals are served in the restaurant or bar with its log fire, or on sunny summer days in the beer garden.
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Glororum Holiday Park, Bamburgh
Caravan & Camping
Bamburgh

The closest touring and caravan holiday park to magnificent Bamburgh, Glororum is a hidden gem. Just a few minutes drive from Bamburgh village with its shops, cafes and restaurants and miles of empty beaches, this beautifully maintained park has everything you need to enjoy your touring holiday or to have your very own caravan holiday home in sought after Bamburgh.     

Kielder 26 MIle Sponsored Bike Ride
Cycling events

Take part in an exhilarating 26 mile sponsored bike ride around the breath-taking shoreline of Kielder Water and raise money to help give a disabled person a life changing experience. Enjoy a fantastic day out with family and friends

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Self Catering
Wooler

Peth Head Cottage provides high quality accommodation in Wooler, close to Northumberland's coast and castles, National Park and the Scottish Borders. Recently awarded Families Welcome standard.

No18 Crumstone lounge with flat screen tv
Self Catering
Seahouses

A perfect 2 bedroom house in the centre of Seahouses, with 2 bedrooms sleeping up to 4 guests. Storage available for bikes/surf boards, and parking.

ARMSTRONG HOUSE
Bed & Breakfast
Bamburgh

Armstrong House is a wonderful holiday location for friends of the Abbeyfield Society.  Overlooked by Bamburgh Castle it sits in the centre of the village, close to all amenities, pubs and the beach.

All room are ensuite with onsite parking

English Tourist Board 3 star rating

Check out our website at www.armstronghse.com

Ashington Market Day
Markets
Ashington

The general market operates every Tuesday on Station Road in the town centre. Visitor enquiries: Morpeth TIC 01670 623455 – Stall enquiries: Neil Brown. Market Manager, Northumberland neil.brown@northumberland.gov.uk Tel: 07909688174

Wild Intrigue Bats & Pizza Nights | No Kids! Nights
Wildlife events
Tarset

Rewild your week by joining one of our Bats and Pizza Nights at the tranquil, rural glamping site; Wild Northumbrian. This beautiful spot is set in the heart of Northumberland National Park, on the edge of Kielder Forest, and beneath the enchanting celestial blanket of the Northumberland International Dark Sky Park.

Outside Chillingham Castle
Book: Supercontrol
Self Catering
Chillingham

In the heart of Northumberland, a medieval castle with stunning views of formal gardens and Cheviot Hills. Perfect for architectural and naturalist/historical enthusiast or anyone looking for an unforgettable holiday.

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Cycling along the Lakeside Way
Adventure Sports
Kielder

Kielder Water & Forest park's rugged wilderness is MTB heaven. Experience some of the best singletrack trails in the UK with breathtaking views.

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Self Catering
Alnwick

The detached bungalow is tucked away within a peaceful walled garden. Nightingale Cottage offers charm and seclusion yet is within yards of Alnwick Castle and Gardens. The town centre is within easy walking distance.

Tarset Tor Bunkhouse
Self Catering
Kielder

Tarset Tor Bunkhouse and Bothies are located in the Northumberland National Park.  Offering versatile, eco-friendly, self-catering accommodation.

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Springhill Farm Caravans
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Caravan & Camping
Seahouses

Arguably Northumberland’s most scenic site. With great views across rolling countryside towards the sea and Farne Islands and with Bamburgh Castle to the north and the Cheviot Hills to the west, Springhill’s camping/caravan site and wigwams

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Self Catering
Lucker

Bull Finch (formerly known as Percy) is a spacious 3 bedroom property that is part of the collection of properties at Lucker Hall Steadings, positioned within the heart of Lucker Village. The property benefits from a large kitchen and dining area as well as a very open living room, making comfortable living for any guests.

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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

Situated just a stone’s throw from the breathtaking beach, behind the sand dunes of Beadnell Bay, you will find The Annexe, a beautifully presented one bedroom cottage for two.

Templars historic exterior
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Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Templars Cottage  is an award winning garden flat only 75 metres from the golden sands of Spittal.It is part of a luxury award winning conversion of a historic biulding. It has all the charm of the old with the modern luxury and comfort of the new. It sleeps two people in the comfortable double bedroom while a third guest can be accommodated on the sofa bed in the lounge area. Dogs are welcome.

Templars Cottage has been independently inspected and rated Four Star for 2014/15 by VisitEngland (the English Tourist Board) and given a Gold Award status in recognition of its exceptional quality. It may be suitable for the less mobile as it is on one level.

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Park Cottage Outside
Self Catering
Rothbury

 

 

Cragside, National Trust, has two beautiful holiday cottages to let in the heart of Northumberland.

 

With your own private entrance you can enjoy the estate when everyone else has gone home. Each cottage sleeps 6 with beautifully furnished rooms, the bedrooms all have amazing views of the gardens or countryside. Free entry to the house, gardens and estate for holiday cottage guests.

 

Little Inventors Takeover - Invention Creation!
Arts and Crafts
Calling all children and their families! Explore Woodhorn Museum, be inspired by the theme of Energy, and dream up your own invention ideas. What does Energy mean to you and what inventions ideas does it inspire? Come along to the Tanky Engine
Wild Wednesday - Pond Dipping
Family event
Greenhead

Join Northumberland National Park Rangers for our next Wild Wednesday sessions. Be amazed and learn about the creatures that are specially adapted to live in an underwater world. Each session lasts up to one hour. All equipment provided. Accompanying adults go free.

Local to Bamburgh Castle and beach
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Self Catering
Bamburgh

The ideal destination for romantic getaways in the countryside.

Breaks for 2 offer couples the chance to swap the stresses of everyday life for a relaxing, rural retreat.

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Lounge at Crumstone, Beadnell
Self Catering
Beadnell

Crumstone is a pet friendly, 3 bedroom holiday cottage in Beadnell, with an enclosed garden and stroll to the beach

The Old Police House Kitchen
Self Catering
Embleton

Luxurious 1, 2 & 3 bedroom self catering holiday cottages on the Northumberland coast. Open fires, modern kitchens and bathrooms.

Kielder 4x4 Safari
Outdoor Event

The Kielder 4×4 Safari is an off road adventure driving your own 4x4 on the tracks and trails of Kielder Forest. Kielder 4×4 Safari is an event based in Northumberland, the event exists to raise money for Northumberland National Park Mountain Rescue Team. Registered Charity 511313.

Forge Lounge
Self Catering
Alnwick

A wonderfully positioned property situated within the grounds of Lemmington Hall. Forge Cottage (formerly the home of the local blacksmith) has been lovingly restored to provided luxury self catering accommodation with contemporary features and facilities whilst retaining its traditional character and charm.

Sleeping up to 8 guests over 4 bedrooms,  the property boasts some fantastic views of the surrounding rolling countryside with the imposing Cheviot Hills on the horizon.

Lemmington Hall is located just 4 miles from the historical market town of Alnwick, the town boast some must see attractions, including Alnwick Castle (Harry Potter filming location) and Gardens. Cragside (the birth place of hydro electricity) is just 6 miles from the property, and a further 2 miles is the breathtakingly beautiful Northumberland National Park.

Budle Haugh
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Self Catering
Bamburgh

The Budle Bay Croft Experience – fun to be had by all - inside or out.  Our child, couples and pet friendly holidays are centered around you! Luxurious serenity with bags to do on an utterly magical coastal small holding.

Bar area
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Amble

Newly opened in January 2019 The Amble Inn is the place to eat, drink, sleep and explore from at the southern gateway to the magnificent Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Ecocabs Taxis Hexham
Taxi
Hexham

Hexham taxi and minibus company, offering airport and train station transfers, tours of Hadrian’s Wall and cycle and walker transfers.

Corbridge
Historic sites
Corbridge

Impressive excavated Roman town, walk down the high street and explore English Heritage's impressive museum of Roman finds. 

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April Cottage
Self Catering
Belford

April Cottage near Bamburgh offers breath taking views of Holy Island and the surrounding countryside, and can accommodate up to 5 guests.

Swimming Pool
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Self Catering
Alnwick

Breamish Valley Cottages presents award-winning luxury self-catering holiday cottages near Alnwick in Northumberland, where spectacular comfort and elegance is complemented by a superb indoor heated swimming pool, spa, sauna, steam room, tennis court, games room and gym. 

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Sunroom
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Self Catering
Craster

This holiday home (sleeps 4-6), overlooking the sea with garden leading onto rocks. Midweek and weekend breaks available low season.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

We are thrilled to announce the launch of Neville Tower, part of Northumberland’s iconic Bamburgh Castle and one of the most unique holiday homes to be launched on the Northumberland Coast for many years.

The Tower, which has spacious accommodation over three floors, has been fully renovated to a high standard throughout and sits within the walls of Bamburgh Castle, moments from Bamburgh's stunning beach. The highlight is the impressive top floor living area with incredible far-reaching views to the north and south over Bamburgh beach, the Farne Islands and Holy Island.

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Self Catering
Lucker

Red Fox is a beautifully finished, ground floor 4 star self catering property set within Lucker, a small village 3 miles from Bamburgh. The property benefits from being set within peaceful surroundings, but still close to the tourist attractions and amenities. Red Fox can sleep up to 6 guests comfortably using the 3 bedrooms, all of which are en-suite.

Horton Grange Entrance
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Hotel
Ponteland

Horton Grange Country House Hotel is an elegant, grade - II listed Country House Hotel with 9 bedrooms, situated just 10 minutes from Newcastle City Centre, and with great access to rural Northumberland. We are open 365 days a year to both Residents, and non-residents for Breakfast, Lunch, Afternoon Tea and Dinner.

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Kielder MTB Marathon
Cycling events

50 mile sportive or 100 mtb race using the trails around Kielder

Outside Dunstanburgh Castle
Historic sites
Craster

The ruins of Dunstanburgh Castle tower over the Northumberland coastal line. It is an ideal family day out with a picnic area, fantastic views, and it is not far from the Scottish Borders.

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Castle Vale Lily Pond Shelter
Guided Walk/Tours
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Discover Castle Vale Park and Coronation Park on either side of the railway station, where recent investment from Heritage Lottery Fund and Big Lottery has reinvigorated these two little gems. 

Benfield cottage, Morebattle
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Self Catering

Traditional, pet friendly cottage for two in the heart of the conservation village of Morebattle, on the edge of the Cheviots. Free WiFi and Welcome Basket, all linen and towels are included in the tariff AND short breaks are welcome year round.

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Percy Tenantry Volunteers
Family event

Witness history in action with Northumberland’s finest local volunteer artillery regiment! Observe thrilling live firing displays and military drill re-enactments, performed by the Duke of Northumberland’s very own artillery unit.

Berwick Market Day
Markets
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Berwick's ancient Charter Markets take place on Marygate in Berwick town centre, Wednesdays and Saturdays all year round.

Stall enquiries: Neil Brown. Market Manager, Northumberland neil.brown@northumberland.gov.uk Tel: 07909688174

 

 

Dining at Bamburgh Castle Inn
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Seahouses
Delicious home cooked food with a wow factor means eating at the Bamburgh Castle Inn is a recipe for success. We’re open daily for morning coffee, lunch and dinner. Our award winning chefs cater for everyone’s tastes with quality food cooked to order
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Restaurant
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Inn
Hexham

Home cooked food using local produce, welcoming bar, restaurant and accommodation set in breath taking scenery

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Wallington
Historic sites
Cambo

Discover Wallington, much-loved home to generations of the unconventional Treveylan family and a magnificent estate where politics and play came together in the heart of Northumberland.

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Hostel
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Longridge Towers is a Victorian building set in 80 acres of beautiful grounds, within easy access of the countryside and coast.

Amble Puffin Festival
Outdoor Event
Amble

Amble Puffin Festival celebrates everything Puffin! Fun and activities in the Friendliest Port at the best time of year to see the Coquet Island Puffins, as they prepare to take care for their newly hatched pufflings.

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Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

We offer a superb 5 Star self-catering holiday cottage set in an idyllic spot on the water's edge opposite Holy Island, between Berwick-upon-Tweed and Bamburgh in Northumberland.

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POP-UP INDOOR MARKET
Family event
Etal
Discover the beautiful Ford and Etal Estates. Lots of things to see and do whatever the weather. There's so much to do on the Ford and Etal Estates, you’ll find something for everyone. Pop-Up Indoor Markets back in 2019 at ETAL VI
Mediterranean Terrace
Hotel
Otterburn

From delicious homemade food and delightful beers and cocktails, to the fantastical eight individually designed, boutique bedrooms, William de Percy is the perfect place to escape from the hustle and bustle, in a super stylish yet totally relaxed setting right on the doorstep of the Northumberland National Park.

Four-legged friends are a very big deal at William De Percy, where our breathtaking countryside is heaven on earth for any creature with fur, four legs and a wet nose.

Located in the Northumbrian village of Otterburn, Le Petit Château lies on the picturesque banks of the River Rede.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Part of the Heather House collection of properties situated just above Budle Bay, Jackdaw provides extremely comfortable living for up to 6 guests with fantastic panoramic views of Budle Bay and up the coast to Holy Island. The newly constructed property has been purpose built for self catering accommodation and features spacious en-suite bedrooms, enclosed garden and a wonderful sandy beach just 250 yards from the back door.

Peterkin the Jester
Family event

Experience fun filled family entertainment, fit for the aristocracy of Northumberland, with our resident jester’s hilarious blend of medieval comedy, magic and occasional mischief! Whether wobbling precariously on wooden stilts, clos

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Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

Traditional fisherman's cottage overlooking the North Sea in a working fishing village. Easy access. Hearty breakfast made with locally sourced produce.

Bamburgh Six
Self Catering Agency
Bamburgh

Our hand-picked portfolio of design-led and individual holiday cottages takes you on a journey throughout Northumberland from the rivers and hills of the border country, down through Northumberland's rolling countryside to the rocks, fishing villages and vast sandy stretches of its heritage coastline.

Northumberland Glamping Stay
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Vault Cottage Kitchen
Self Catering
Belford

Situated across from the cobbled old Marcket Place in the old historic coaching town of Belford, our three holiday homes offer luxury self catering accomodation in the heart of North Northumberland.

Converted and renovated to a high standard from what once was Barclays Bank, built in 1880, guests are provided with a choice of three, two bedroom updated individual holiday homes, all furnished and equipped to give guests modern luxury but still with a homely feel.

Belford is the ideal base for exploring and relaxing in Northumbria with excellant road and rail links for forays into Scotland and Tyneside.

The Hogs Head Inn
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Inn
Alnwick

Welcome to the award-winning Hog’s Head Inn at Alnwick. Inside, you'll find a contemporary, friendly inn serving homemade food all day, every day from breakfasts and lunches to light bites and evening meals. 

With 53 en suite rooms, The Hog's Head Inn is the perfect place to stay in Alnwick for business or pleasure. 

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The historic Woodhorn site
Fairfield House - External
Bed & Breakfast
Warkworth

An elegant Victorian house with beautiful terraced garden. Spacious and tastefully decorated en suite bedrooms.

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Beach Cottage Spittal lounge
Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Beach Cottage in Spittal, near Berwick, is a fantastic ground floor cottage with amazing views of the sea front.

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Self Catering
Wark

Peaceful cottages with shared garden in the grounds of an old rectory. River, shops and pub 0.5 miles. Roman Wall, Kielder, coast and The Lakes are all within easy reach.

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Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

Delightful 6 bedroom Victorian guesthouse. Tastefully furnished. Large walled garden. Conservation area. 2 min walk to Alnwick town centre; short stroll from Alnwick Castle, Garden and local amenities. Parking in private road next to house.

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Kielder castle
Wildlife and Osprey Motor Boat Cruise
Wildlife events

Enjoy a guided motor boat trip around beautiful Kielder Water, with experienced Calvert Kielder staff and knowledgeable NWT volunteers

St Mary's at Stamfordham
Churchyard/Burial Ground
Stamfordham

A stunning Grade 1 listed church with Saxon origins. Lots of fascinating ancient monuments and a beautiful churchyard.

Dining area and living room in Greenleaf
Self Catering
Bamburgh

Greenleaf is situated in the heart of Bamburgh village. A 4 star, two bedroom property, sleeping up to 6 guests Greenleaf has been recently refurbished and now includes all the modern conveniences to make your stay relaxing and memorable.

Family on beach
Bus & Coach
Ashington

Looking for somewhere to go this summer? Why not go and explore the scenic North Northumberland Coast?

Carriages
Cafes, Tearooms & Coffee Shops
Bellingham

CARRIAGES TEA ROOM BELLINGHAM

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Zog Activity Trail
Family Attraction
Kielder

Zog is the new activity trail for families to enjoy at Kielder Castle in 2019. Launched on 11 January, the trail follows the premiere of the animated special from Magic Light Pictures, on BBC One during Christmas 2018.

 

Homemade locally sourced food in the heart of Northumberland
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Hexham

Homecooked, locally sourced food with a selection of fantastic local ales at our pub overlooking Houghton Castle in the heart of Northumberland.

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Self Catering
Alnwick

Superb listed building, once the school for Howick Village, and a free pass to nearby Howick Hall Gardens and woodland walks included in stay. The stunning north Northumberland Coast only 400m away where you can enjoy the bird life, wildflowers, and spectacular views.

Facilities include full oil central heating, washer and dryer, dishwasher, tv/dvd, telephone, WIFI

Felton Fair
Shows & Displays
Felton

A traditional Village Fair with something for everyone.

Games room
Self Catering
Bamburgh

A stunning 4 star coastal self catering cottage set in an idyllic rural location and overlooking the beautiful Budle Bay. One mile from Bamburgh, Budle Newtown is very secluded and peacefully set within tumbling farmland. Sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms.

Mills and Farms of Spindlestone Estate
Exhibition
Belford

This year the Front Room Exhibition features the Mills and Farms of the Spindlestone Estate and the Port of Waren.

Find out about ‘one of the best mills’ the engineer John Smeaton ever designed, and how the mill worked; the lives of its tenants; the use of the sea to supply the mill so avoiding road taxes; plans to set up a customs post at Waren; exports and imports to Budle; the area’s windmill threshing machine; and the impact of the railway.

Woodhead Holiday Cottages
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Self Catering
Longframlington

Traditional House and Cottage with scenic views, luxuriously furnished and tranquil, near Brinkburn Priory in the Coquet Valley.

Church and Coastline
Church
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Listed in Jenkins' 'Thousand Best churches'. Founded in 1650 and set within the historic Elizabethan walls of Berwick, in England’s most northerly parish. The only church to have been built in such a distinctive style during the commonwealth of Oliver Cromwell.

Stunning views from Dene View Cottage
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Self Catering
Alnwick

Fantastic, panoramic Views. Ten minutes drive from Alnwick. Dene View is all on one level.  Equipped with all the modern amenities required for a comfortable and relaxing stay.

Mill House
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Bed & Breakfast
Guyzance

Mill House is a beautiful 16th century cottage, nestled by the river Coquet, providing a tranquil and stunning place to escape.

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Northumberland Dark Sky Park
Great Outdoors
Kielder

Northumberland International Dark Sky Park was unveiled in December 2013. At 572 square miles (1,483 square kilometres) it is also Europe’s largest area of protected night sky. Due to its pristine skies it was awarded gold tier designation by the International Dark Sky Association, making it officially the best place in England for people to go to enjoy the heavens. 

Spring Photography with Jason Friend
Talk/Lecture
Amble

Join professional landscape photographer Jason Friend and learn how to get the most out of your equipment. 

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Friars Farm is a 5 star self catering cottage located just outside the centre of Bamburgh but still within a short and easy walk of all the amenities, Bamburgh Castle and the beautiful beach that’s on offer.

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Bed & Breakfast
Simonburn

A welcoming and friendly stay awaits you in a tranquil and peaceful setting with scenic views near Hadrian's Wall.

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Self Catering
Hexham

A contemporary and secluded luxury retreat for two five miles south of Hexham, with stunning views.  Winner of North East England Tourism Self Catering Property of the Year 2016, silver in Northumberland Tourism 2017

Short breaks of 3 or 4 nights available

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Self Catering
Seahouses

No 1, Twin Palms is a 5 star detached self catering property in a peaceful setting within the fishing village of Seahouses with balcony views across the rolling countryside to the sea.

Greenhead Farmers Market
Markets
Greenhead
The friendly village market in the heart of Hadrian’s Wall Country. Second Sunday of every month 10 am to 2 pm. Top Quality Local Food, with a wide range of local crafts
Ugly Bug Ball
Family event
Hexham

Come on let's crawl to the Ugly Bug Ball! Join Chalk for a session of crafting, playing and dancing with your mini beasts! Visit the bug bar where you can design and craft your own bug accessories (think mini wings, extra legs and antenna!), sculpt miniature bugs out of clay, then jump, slither or roll onto the dance floor!

Extra points if you can do the worm... Chalk create fun, immersive, accessible cultural events for young children and their families. Images - Nigel John for Chalk

Estuary view
Self Catering
Alnmouth

Riverside Lodge is a 2 bedroom cottage (sleeps 4) situated directly opposite Alnmouth beach and estuary with stunning views.
Access to the beach is within 20 metres and the village shop, pubs, restaurants and golf course is within a 5 minute walk. There is a first floor open plan living area/kitchen and dining with estuary and beach views. Private parking available. Fri/Fri 

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Bed & Breakfast
Tarset

Beautiful stone-built house with walled garden. Fantastic views. River walks. Good food, fishing, golf. Hadrian's Wall 20 miles.

Treehouse
Wedding Venues
Alnwick

Nestled beneath The Alnwick Garden's enchanting woodland canopy, The Treehouse Restaurant offers exclusive evening ceremonies complimented by delicious locally produced food, hand selected wines and decadent cocktails. Hosting ceremonies on the decking for up to 85 guests or intimate indoor ceremonies for 60 guests. With a licence to hold marriages and civil partnerships, The Treehouse Restaurant is perfect for ceremonies as well as celebrations.

 

Kielder Water
Sport and Leisure
Kielder

Thanks to the Lakeside Way, a multi-user trail that follows the 27 mile Kielder Water shoreline, you can have a unique and beautiful walking experience.
 

Miss Ellie Twin Room
Self Catering
Alnwick

Cosy cottages & quirky longboats in the heart of Northumbrian coast & countryside. Accessible, dog friendly, sleep upto 7.

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Self Catering
Ovington

Converted in 1990 from original farm cottage. Adjoining a 16thC Listed farmhouse. One mile from the A69, Roman Wall, Vindolanda, historic Hexham and easy reach of the Northumberland coast.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Village House is a grade II listed, traditionally styled village house located in the heart of the historic village of Bamburgh. Village House has undergone a major refurbishment in 2011 and can accommodate up to 8 people.

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Hotel
Hexham

An 18thC Inn, formerly a farmhouse, in the heart of rural Northumberland close to the Roman Wall, Kielder Water and North Tyne Valley.

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Forestry Commission Centenary
Outdoor Event

Celebrating  100 Years of Forestry 1919-2019, the Forestry Commission continues to protect and enhance the Nation's Forests for wellbeing, the future and the environment. There will be events throughout the year, including a weekend of special events on 10th - 12th May centred on the centenary celebrations and the annual Kielder Vintage and Classic Vehicle Show.

Big Forest Find

“There's usually way more life living in a forest than is noticeable at first glance!”  - Join Michaela Strachan in the #BigForestFind and be part of shaping the nation’s forests for the next 100 years by recording the wildlife you discover when you visit Kielder. 

Record what you can find on your next visit by downloading the free iNaturalist app → www.forestryengland.uk/bigforestfind  

Tributes to Trees

Launched on Valentine’s Day, Tributes to Trees is a request for you to share stories, poems, letters or memories with us to show gratitude to the trees which sustain us.

Maybe it’s that tree you used to climb, taking you to a different place literally and metaphorically? 

Maybe it’s those trees that have been given a second life to provide the sensory and tactile pleasures of a cricket bat, a wooden spoon, or a piece of furniture?

Carol Ann Duffy, the poet laureate, shares her Tribute to Trees with a poem created for our centenary. FOREST is a celebration of the endurance and life-cycle of the forest, reminding us of our place in the natural world and how trees sustain life on earth.

Find a video of Carol Ann Duffy reading FOREST and add your tribute to our gallery: forestryengland.uk/tributes

 

Bushcraft Basics
Family event
Greenhead
Try out your survival skills with our Rangers. Including fire lighting, den building and using tools. 10am to 12noon or 1pm to 3pm. £10 per child.
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Housesteads Roman Fort
Historic sites
Haydon Bridge

Housesteads takes you back 2000 years. Spectacular views, modern and insightful museum and stunning ruins.

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Boathouse cottage and river
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Self Catering
Norham

Stunning views of Tweed with riverside and country walks. Easy access to peaceful comfortable cottage. You’ll love it!

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CC
Tourist Information Centre
Wooler
Wooler Tourist Information Centre serves North Northumberland and the Cheviot Hills. A wonderful area for walking and touring in the Northumberland National Park and Cheviot Hills. Wooler is only 15 miles from the stunning Northumberland Coast
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St Mary's at Mitford
Church
Mitford

This church, positioned opposite the remains of Mitford castle, dates from 1135 and houses an historic bell and leper squint.

Stanegate Cottage
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Self Catering
Hexham

A stone cottage in the pretty village of Fourstones near Hexham on the edge of the Northumberland National Park. Sleeps 5 and up to 2 dogs welcome.

 

 

 

Welcome to Spylaw Farm
Self Catering
Chatton

Approached along a quiet tree lined road in lush Northumbrian countryside, this rural retreat offers restful, relaxed luxury accommodation, sleeping up to 8, in an idyllic, rural setting. Nestled in a beautiful small development of traditional farm cottages in 4 acres of mature grounds,the location is perfect for exploring unspoilt beaches, historic sites and local attractions including famous rock art close by at Fowberry and Doddington. Beaches are within 7 miles and golf courses within 4 miles. Lots of space to relax in during your stay will ensure you have a very peaceful break and feel refreshed when you leave. The villages of Chatton with it's shop/PO, ancient church, pub and trout fishery is 2 miles away, Belford, and Wooler are within 4 miles.  Berwick and Alnwick are within 15 miles.

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Sandhills 1
Self Catering
Bamburgh

Nestled gently on the edge of the sand dunes on one of the most captivating stretches of Northumberland coastline, Sandhills will evoke nostalgic memories of fresh salty air, long sandy walks and incredible sunsets.

The overall look is of a fresh, light filled beach house in a charming chalet style. The living space has timeless appeal, finished in cool coastal colours to blend with the surrounding seascape. Outside, the garden leads directly onto the sand dunes and over onto the stunning curve of wide golden sands with Bamburgh Castle as the breathtaking backdrop.

Heighley Gate Garden Centre
Garden Centre
Morpeth

Set in the spectacular Northumberland countryside Heighley Gate Garden Centre is the North East's largest garden centre with its own nursery-grown plants. There is a wide variety of shopping and entertainment on offer, an indoor soft play area, dinosaur themed crazy golf course, a large restaurant, Costa Coffee, lots to see and do come rain or shine!

Paintballing with AllOut Adventures
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Dining
Self Catering
Beadnell

A generously appointed with space, comfort and luxury in mind 4 star self catering property set in the picturesque coastal village of Beadnell.

Pond Dipping Walltown
Family event
Greenhead
Discover the creatures that live in an underwater world. 11am to 12noon or 1pm to 2pm.
Grill Bar
Restaurants
Alnwick

We serve the best of local, fresh seasonal produce prepared and cooked fresh to order. Wide vegetarian menu.

High Keenley Fell Farm in Allendale
Bed & Breakfast
Hexham

Stunningly situated in the North Pennines AONB. We offer comfortable modern rooms and far reaching views on our working livestock farm.

Roger Albert Clark Rally
Sporting Event

This rally is for historic rally cars from 1970's and 1980's. It is the longest rally in UK totalling 300 miles in forest and 700 miles on public roads.

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Self Catering
Belford

A charming stone built cottage beautifully set in the heart of the unspoilt Northumbrian countryside, Spindlestone cottage is comfortable, full of old charm and surrounded by sprawling gardens. 

Samphire exterior
Self Catering
Beadnell

A comfortable property in a peaceful location in Beadnell Village. Sleeping 6 over 3 bedrooms, and minutes from the sands of Beadnell Bay

Inside Sea Pink Cottage
Self Catering
Alnwick

Situated within 100 yards of the Beach, and with stunning rolling countryside, Sea Pink Cottage is a wonderfully appointed, newly decorated 4 star self catering property in an unbeatable location.

Hexham Hidden Gardens
Outdoor Event
Hexham

A relaxing route through Hexham where you can visit up to 10 Hidden Gardens, large and small, open to the public, with all proceeds to Hexham Community Partnership to support their work in the community.

Full programmes and entry ticket with map will be available from mid-May at Cogito Books or on the day at either of the starting gardens: Queen Elizabeth High School walled garden Number 28 Derwent Road, Hexham Free parking is available at both starting gardens and at Hexham Masonic Hall, Westfield Terrace, Hexham •Live music (weather permitting) • plant sales • gardening books • tea and cakes • garden advice.

Leaplish Ferry
Nature and Wildlife
Kielder

With views of the reservoir Kielder Waterside is the ideal base to recharge and refresh or take part in an action packed day of activities. The Boat Inn Restaurant and bar serves fresh new locally sourced menus throughout the day.

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Bed & Breakfast
Alnmouth

Janice invites you to stay in her spacious recently refurbished home by the water's edge of the beautiful Aln Estuary. Combining superior accommodation with superb value. Our dining-room and 1st floor guest lounge have panoramic views.

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Self Catering
Elsdon

This cozy two-bed roomed cottage is a perfect base for couples or families with small children wanting to explore Northumberland.

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Specialist Events
Talk/Lecture

In response to feedback from guests we have started an exciting new programme of events called “Physics in the Forest". These late night events take place in our new state-of-the-art Gillian Dickinson Astro-Imaging Academy and are designed for the guest that wants to learn that little bit more.

Our team of academic astronomers will engage and stimulate your understanding of some complex concepts, but don’t worry there is still some good old observing included and on the clearest nights we will be using the high tech instruments to probe the universe! Another specialist event we run is Astro Photography once a month on a Sunday for those who want to learn more about taking photographs of the night sky.

Wild Intrigue Bats & Pizza Nights | Family Nights
Wildlife events
Tarset

Rewild your week by joining one of our Bats and Pizza Nights at the tranquil, rural glamping site; Wild Northumbrian. This beautiful spot is set in the heart of Northumberland National Park, on the edge of Kielder Forest, and beneath the enchanting celestial blanket of the Northumberland International Dark Sky Park.

Knight School
Family event

Join Northumberland’s finest medieval knights for a fascinating armoury demonstration, with the opportunity to handle their armour first-hand, or stumble upon a medieval princess and learn what life was really like for Royal women. 

Medieval Siege: Castle Under Attack
Family event

Learn how to successfully storm Northumberland’s finest fortress with a variety of historical artillery at your disposal. 

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Museums and galleries
Kielder

                          

Tower Knowe, the gateway centre to Kielder Water & Forest Park, is an ideal location to orientate yourself and find out what you can do and where. Interactive exhibition, Cafe on the water, gift shop, ferry rides around the lake and fishing.

Station Cottage in Falstone
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Self Catering
Falstone

A cosy retreat nestled in the International Dark Sky Park. Formerly the waiting room & ticket office for the Border Counties Railway Line.

Silvas Capitalis
Art and Architecture
Kielder

The landscape around Kielder Water & Forest Park has become home to a unique collection of visual art and architecture.

Drakestone Cottage
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Self Catering
Harbottle

A ground floor cottage in this pretty village near Rothbury in the Northumberland National Park. Sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms. Pet friendly (1-2 dogs depending on size).

 

Sandra Rutter
Arts and Crafts
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
An exhibition of paintings and mixed media by Sandra Rutter in the Latimer Room during April and May 2019. (Please note there are often functions in the Latimer Room, please call to check the artwork is available prior to travelling).
Bellingham Bridge
Tourist Information Centre
Bellingham

Operated by the Heritage Centre; Bellingham Tourist Information Centre offers information on the local area including Hadrian's Wall and Kielder Water & Forest Park.  We supply infomation on local walks attractions, events, eating out, accommodation, walks, and much more, for Northumberland

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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

Situated within 100 yards of the Beach, and with stunning rolling countryside all around, Cornflower Cottage, brand new as of November 2011, is a wonderfully appointed 4 star self catering property in a location that is hard to beat… 

Golf course at Linden Hall
Golf
Morpeth

Nestled in a 450-acre estate at the heart of the Northumberland countryside, the golf course at Macdonald Linden Hall, Golf & Country Club is one of the area's finest.

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Heatherslaw Light Railway
Keap Creative
Arts and Crafts
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
An exhibition of art by Keap Creative in the Latimer Room during September and October 2019. (Please note there are often functions in the Latimer Room, please call to check the artwork is available prior to travelling).
Cafe
Cafes, Tearooms & Coffee Shops
Hexham

At Hadrian’s Wall, it’s about making new discoveries and there’s plenty to see on your visit to this World Heritage Site - so the grab-and-go approach is highly recommended when it comes to food.

Andrew Major
Museums and galleries
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Beautiful artworks for your home by artists and creative designers from UK and beyond.

Forest wildlife safari
Wildlife events

Discover the secret life of the forest - join professional naturalist, Bruce Ferguson and uncover the tracks, trails and signs left behind by its secretive inhabitants from red squirrels and deer to its bird and insect life. Find out how these animals live and interact with their forest environment and the challenges they face in their everyday lives

St Cuthbert's House, Seahouses
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Bed & Breakfast
Seahouses

Awarded 'England's Best B&B' by VisitEngland in 2017 & 2014 - and also Bronze & Silver medals at their national Awards in 2015 & 2016 too. Your hosts Jeff & Jill offer you beautiful Guest Accommodation in this historic former chapel building, on the spectacular Northumberland coast. Beautiful, elegant restoration, offering six very high-quality ensuite bedrooms in stunning, peaceful surroundings.

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Morpeth Farmers Market
Markets
Morpeth

The Morpeth Farmers' Market is held on the 1st Saturday of the month in the Market Place. 09:00 - 15:00.

Stall enquiries: Neil Brown. Market Manager, Northumberland neil.brown@northumberland.gov.uk Tel: 07909688174

Coffee House
Arts & Crafts Shop
Kirkharle

Come to Kirkharle Lake & Courtyard and enjoy a truly unique shopping experience of art & craft workshops, gifts, vintage & antiques. All set at the birthplace of Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown, arguably Britain’s most famous landscape architect, who was responsible for many of our beautiful parklands.

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Self Catering
Warenford

The Mill House is one of 4 lovely cottages located in the quiet village of Warenford, just 5 miles from Bamburgh making trips to the stunning Northumberland coastline easily accessible. Bamburgh Castle is a great place to visit followed by a walk along the stunning beach and the village itself has some great tea rooms, boutique shops and an award winning butchers with the famous ‘Bamburgh Bangers’.  The coastal villages of Seahouses and Beadnell are both within easy reach and boat trips to the popular Farne Islands are available from Seahouses harbour. Beadnell Bay is a beautiful horse-shoe shaped beach and is popular with holidaymakers looking to enjoy some watersports.

 

Vintage Car Rally
Shows & Displays
Ashington

Enjoy a grand day out at Woodhorn Museum's Vintage Car Rally. The North of England Classic and Pre-War Automobiles (NECPWA) club will be back at Woodhorn with their amazing array of classic cars. Enjoy viewing the cars, taking your picture with them and meeting the owners! Woodhorn Museum is a host venue for the event, so if you’d like to find out more about exhibiting your car at the event please contact NECPWA directly via their website: http://necpwa.org/

An exhibition of paintings by Karen Thompson
Arts and Crafts
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
An exhibition of paintings in the Breakwater Cafe during May 2019
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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Aidan cottage is a luxury stone built holiday cottage, providing outstanding self catering accommodation over 2 floors for up to 4 people.

 Harbourside Cottage
Self Catering
Seahouses

Harbourside is a cosy two bedroomed cottage with breathtaking views overlooking Seahouses Harbour on the scenic Northumberland Coast.

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Beadnell

Set in the picturesque coastal village of Beadnell, This ground floor, newly built 4 star self catering holiday home is perfectly designed for couples looking to retreat to the famous Northumberland countryside.

Bambugh Castle
This August at Alnwick Castle
Family event

Attend one of Northern England’s most thrilling spectacles as armoured knights engage in full combat on horseback. 

Welcome to Corbridge Tourist Information Centre
Tourist Information Centre
Corbridge

Corbridge Tourist Information Centre is full with information on Hadrian's Wall, attractions, events, eating out, accommodation, walks, and much more, for Tynedale, North East England and the rest of the country. we have a range of maps and books for sale.

Derwent View Cottage
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Self Catering

Set in the North Pennines AONB, this cosy newly-built cottage is in a tranquil setting with stunning views.

House via Appletree lawn
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Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

Delightful Edwardian Villa, tastefully furnished. Private Parking; quietly situated in a leafy suburb of Alnwick.  Just 10 min walk to town centre, Alnwick Castle, Garden and local amenities.

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Welcome to Belsay Hall Castle and Gardens
Historic sites
Belsay

With so much to see and do, a trip to Belsay is one of the best value family days out in North East England. Explore the grand medieval castle, later extended to include a magnificent Jacobean mansion and don’t miss the stunning views from the top of the tower.

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Lounge
Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

Beach Cottage is a well appointed property located at Link House Farm. This 4 star self catering cottage is only a 2 minute walk from the sands of Beadnell Bay, with easy access to the beach and some fantastic dune walks/trails up the coast. 

Family Bushcrafts Survival Challenge
Family event

A family survival adventure – stick together, solve the problems, learn the skills, stay alive. Your light airplane has crash landed in dense forest hundreds of miles from civilisation. You have no food or medicine or matches to light a fire. How will you survive? As a family you will solve the problems and hopefully make it through!

Celebrate Northumberland Day 2019
Family event
Langley-on-Tyne

Northumberland Day is an initiative which was launched and championed by Langley Castle Hotel and Restaurant, in Langley-on- Tyne, and which was realised thanks to the support of passionate Northumbrians, from all walks of life, who helped bring it to fruition.

The Penthouse at South View House
Self Catering
Alnmouth

Stunning seaside apartments with balconies giving gorgeous views of the Northumberland coast. Dog-friendly and ideally located for exploring Alnmouth, Alnwick and beyond.

Trap Inn
Bed & Breakfast
Morpeth

Family run B & B clean fresh rooms at an affordable price home cooked food -  close to miles of unspoilt beaches 

Always a warm welcome - friendly staff

Pool & snooker tables

Free WiFi

Close to many historical castles

Harry Potter land - Alnwick Castle

PGA Golf courses close by 

 

 

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The Old School House
Bed & Breakfast
Haltwhistle

New 5-bedroom bed and breakfast perfectly placed for Hadrian's Wall and Pennine Way long distance paths and the wonderful Roman history.

1 hour golf lesson with PGA coach
Book online
Howick Hall Gardens
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Self Catering
Seahouses

Pebble Cottage is a newly refurbished 4 star self catering property benefitting from a modern, stylish interior. Located within a 2 minute walk of Seahouses Harbour with its fabulous views across to the Farne Islands (boat trips available) and also just 2 minutes from t

Saturday 4th May - GOT Tour
Guided Walk/Tours
Hexham

Initial inspiration for George RR Martin’s Game of Thrones began when visiting England. See Hadrian's Wall that inspired THE WALL.

Outside The Greenhouse
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Self Catering
Bamburgh

The Greenhouse is a Northumberland self catering property in Bamburgh. This 4 star self catering property iis idea for quiet relaxing by the coast. FInd more accommodation on the official tourist information website for Northumberland.

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Bed & Breakfast
Rothbury

With fantastic views this 5 STAR GOLD AWARD  Farmhouse has with  it's own 15th Century Pele Tower within The Northumberland National Park -  two miles south west of Rothbury.

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Ellie Davison - Archer
Arts and Crafts
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
An exhibition of drawings by Ellie Davison-Archer throughout August 2019 in the Breakwater Cafe
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Self Catering
Beadnell

Set in the picturesque coastal village of Beadnell, this ground floor, newly built 4 star self catering holiday home is perfectly designed for couples looking to retreat to the famous Northumberland countryside.

St Cuthberts's Cave
Historic sites
Belford

St. Cuthbert’s Cave is an overhanging outcrop of Sandstone rock, supported by an isolated pillar of stone. It is reputed that the monks of Lindisfarne brought St. Cuthbert’s body to this place in AD875 following Viking raids on the Island

Segway Tour
Outdoor Event

Speed along the Lakeside way at up to 12mph on this fun for all activity! • Perfect your Segway skills with a briefing from our professional instructors. • Explore Kielder on an instructor led tour. • Take in the beautiful scenery and spot some of our varied wildlife across the Lakeside way.

Birds of Prey
Shows & Displays

Witness an exceptional display of medieval falconry, worthy of entertaining the old Earls of Northumberland, from two of the country’s finest historical falconers.

Flower Demonstration
Shows & Displays
Hexham

This is set to be a creative evening with a Flower Club accredited demonstrator showing you some beautiful arrangements which will be raffled off at the end of the evening. £6 per ticket – Doors open at 6:15pm

Main Evening Event
Star gazing events

Spend an evening at the Kielder Observatory with a team of experienced astronomers and we will share with you the wonders of the Universe. We are located in the heart of the Dark Sky Park and our fantastic telescopes are available for the

Tweed
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Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Charming 4* cottage for a couple in lovely village, easily reached from Berwick and A1, - private parking, garden, pet friendly. WiFi

 

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Bed & Breakfast
Rothbury

Quaint, charming, cosy, historic house, near village centre. Four poster bedrooms, ensuite, beautifully furnished, well equipped. (Evening meals by arrangement).   

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Great outdoors
Great Outdoors
Ingram

Northumberland National Park covers 405 areas of protected landscape with breath-taking views, crystal clear streams, dark skies for star gazing and rich wildlife havens.

The Boatside Inn
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Inn
Hexham

An excellent countryside Inn offering B&B accommodation, fine dining and real ales. Ideally situated for countryside activities.

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St Michaels Church in Alnwick
Church
Alnwick

Spacious perpendicular style church with many medieval features, e.g., Hotspur pillar. 1464 charter of Henry VI that two 'burgesses' of Alnwick rebuilt their church. Patronage of Dukes of Northumberland; Percy connection.

An exhibition of paintings by Jean Duffitt
Arts and Crafts
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
An exhibition of paintings in the Breakwater Cafe during June 2019
Bedroom
Hotel
Hexham

10 bedroomed country house hotel with upmarket Dining and Spa. 7ml from Hexham and sits atop of Hadrians Wall.

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Belford

Six spacious cottages offering privacy and extensive facilities. Situated in a wonderful position for accessing the A1, the hills, beaches & the Scottish Borders.. Brochures available. All houses are Four Star graded.

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Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

Luxury Country House B&B, with private parking only 400 yards from the Northumberland Coast, set in its own grounds.

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Medieval Music by Trouvere Minstrels
Music & Dance

Discover soothing entertainment of a medieval style, amidst the spectacular setting of one of Northumberland’s, as well as England’s, finest castles.

Outside Clover Cottage
Self Catering
Alnwick

Just behind the golden sands of Beadnell Bay and set within the tranquil surrounds and sounds of the countryside, Clover Cottage is a 4 star self catering cottage.

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Self Catering
Seahouses

Situated close to the heart of Seahouses this 4 star self catering provides fantastic views of the harbour and the not too distant Farne Islands. Every bedroom has a view of the sea, but the sights are best enjoyed on the furnished balcony, relaxing and enjoying the surrounding environment. 

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Self Catering
Alnwick

Two romantic cottages with four poster beds, situated in the idyllic Vale of Whittingham, on the fringe of Northumberland National Park, and close to Alnwick and the stunning beaches and iconic castles of the Northumbrian Coast.

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Bed & Breakfast
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Stay and experience the joys of wakening up in the morning in an antique French bed, revitalized having had the perfect night's rest in the knowledge that a freshly prepared cooked breakfast awaits you in elegant surroundings.

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Bunks
Self Catering
Alnwick

Cosy cottage & bunkhouse in the heart of Northumberland National Park. Peaceful surroundings & gorgeous views The Cheviot Hills.

The Granary at Seahouses: one of our properties
Self Catering
Seahouses

Book in confidence with holidaycottages.co.uk and choose from more than 15 wonderful self-catering holiday cottages across Northumberland.

The Bedroom
Self Catering
Warkworth

Located in the picturesque and historic village of Warkworth, the Garden Apartment is open plan studio style, contemporarily decorated and incorporating a comfortable sitting area, well equipped kitchenette and wet room style bathroom.

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Self Catering
Alwinton

A collection of classic stone built cottages and Scandinavian log cabins in the heart of the beautiful Northumberland National Park.

Beautiful Day at St Michael's
Church
Ford

A church in a magnificent setting with a fine view of the Cheviot and Flodden hill from the porch. The building dates from the 13th century and has always been closely associated with Ford Castle and whoever owned it.

The Boathouse 1
Self Catering
Norham

 

A glorious setting, with one of the world's greatest salmon rivers just a roll-cast away. The Boathouse is a stunning, newly-renovated, period house in an idyllic position on the banks of the River Tweed. Bring friends, family, children & dogs!  Private fishing available.

 

Kitchen
Self Catering
Bamburgh

Barn Cottage is a highly impressive, superbly converted stone barn which provides ample living space and 5 star self catering accommodation in a quiet rural location for larger groups or extended families.

Welcome to Purdy Lodge
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Hotel
Adderstone

Situated 40 miles north of Newcastle & 75 miles south of Edinburgh on the A1. Lodge style accommodation. 5.5 miles away from breathtaking Bamburgh coast.

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Norham

Cosy pet friendly Gold graded cottage for 2 in the conservation village of Norham, near river Tweed, shops, pubs & Norham Castle

 

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Bed & Breakfast
Ingram

Ideally situated to enjoy the Dark Skies in the Northumberland National Park, and for a stopover on the Sandstone Way for walkers and cyclists. A warm welcome awaits you at Ingram House.  

The Hytte
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Self Catering
Bingfield

Close to Hexham and Hadrian's Wall this unique property is fully accessible and provides the ideal country retreat for friends and family "get together's" with the added luxury of a sauna and hot-tub spa.

Coquet Room
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Bed & Breakfast
Belford

Luxury, unique bed and breakfast in Belford, close to Bamburgh, Holy Island of Lindisfarne, Farne Islands and Northumberland Coast

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The Tower
Church
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Ancroft Church is dedicated to St Anne, the mother of Mary, so the granny of Jesus. Follow the trail quiz and climb to the top of the tower to see the sea.

View of St Cuthbert's
Church
West Woodburn

A place of holy simplicity, Corsenside Church was built to shelter St Cuthbert’s coffin more than a thousand years ago.

Invasion X
Family event
Join us at Woodhorn on Sunday 21st July for the 10th instalment of the annual sci-fi extravaganza, Invasion Meet a host of science fiction characters ranging from Daleks to Doctors, Jedis to Jawas and many more! Do you or your family members love
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Accommodation
Bamburgh

Grey Goose, Bamburgh

Beautifully refurbished, stylish 2 bedroom property in Bamburgh with secluded garden

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Self Catering
Lesbury

Converted coach house in 1-acre garden of Listed old vicarage, next to an 11thC church.

Haltwhistle Spring Walking Festival 2019
Outdoor Event
Haltwhistle

A ten day festival with 25 guided walks. Haltwhistle is at the heart of the festival, but walks are in a wide area around about, including the Northumberland National Park, the North Pennines AONB and Hadrian's Wall Country.

Please call for more information on meeting points 07565 987852

Macdonald Linden Hall
Dan Bugg
Exhibition
Alnmouth

Dan Bugg studied printmaking at the Royal College of Art. He launched the Penfold Press in 2006 as a printmaking studio and publisher of Original Prints. Since then he has regularly worked with a select group of artists and some of the UKs leading printmakers including Angie Lewin, Emily Sutton, Mark Herald, Clare Curtis and many more to create beautifully editioned prints that are sought-after by collectors and art lovers alike.

The Commissioners Quay Inn has a stunning waters edge location
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Blyth

Opening its doors in time for the Tall Ships arrival in the Port of Blyth, the sleek new Commissioners Quay Inn is the jewel in the crown of Blyth’s impressive harbour development. Maximising every inch of its water’s edge location, enjoy unbeatable sea views, all day, every day dining and contemporary en-suite bedrooms. The Commissioners Quay Inn is the place to eat, drink, sleep and explore from.

We're open all day, from 7.30am until 9.00pm serving homemade breakfasts, light bites, lunches and evening meals. Our food is homemade and freshly cooked to order. 

A cracking selection of local real ales, quirky craft beers, delicious wines, spirits and speciality teas and coffees. 

 

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Bed & Breakfast
Berwick-upon-Tweed

A beautiful Georgian Town House, located on the ancient Elizabethan town walls with stunning views over the River Tweed.  5 Star Gold awarded accommodation.

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Self Catering
Beadnell

Porthole Cottage, Beadnell

Newly refurbished 3 bedroom cottage, accommodating 5 just behind the dunes of Beadnell Bay with open fire and enclosed garden

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

No9 Armstrong Cottage is a freshly refurbished property in the ever popular village of Bamburgh.  Part of the Armstrong Cottage collection, the property benefits from traditional looks with a contemporary interior, making a guests stay one of comfort and relaxation.

The Father of all Lunches
Food Event
Alnwick

Treat your Dad to the Father of all lunches at Charlton Hall this Father’s Day. Served in the stunning Looking Glass, guests can enjoy a delicious three-course meal at Charlton Hall. Starring ‘The Charlton Sunday Roast’, we bring the theatre to the dining table.

This sharing platter gives one table member the opportunity to showcase their carving skills beyond the four walls of home! Table bookings are available between 12:30 – 16:00 on Sunday 16th June 2019.

Welcome to Linden Hall
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Hotel
Morpeth

Built in 1862 and set in 450 acres of peaceful park and woodland, the magnificent Georgian hotel has its own Championship golf course and spa, offering stunning views of the Cheviots and Northumberland countryside.

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Active Northumberland Kielder Marathon
Sporting Event

Now in it's 10th year, the Kielder Marathon weekend offers up something for all the family. A 10K and Duathlon on the Saturday and a Half Marathon, Marathon and Junior Races on the Sunday. Welcomes over 3500 competitors over the 2 days, with many familiar famous faces!

BYWELL CASTLE FOOD FAIR
Food Event
Stocksfield

Enjoy lovely views of the River Tyne when you visit our first ever Food Fair. Dogs welcome.

Steward's House 1
Self Catering
Horncliffe

A perfect country setting for happy family get-togethers or special time with friends. A beautifully presented 4 bedroom period property comprising the west wing of an elegant Grade II listed house. River views, superb fishing & walking, billiard room, Wifi.

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Newton-by-the-Sea

Ringstead is a newly refurbished 4 star self catering property set within former farm steadings at High Newton. The property has wonderful panoramic views of the sea and Northumberland coast and a choice of 3 sandy beaches within a short walk of the property. 

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Crag View Cottage, Near Bamburgh

Beautifully appointed 3 bedroom holiday cottage set in open countryside

Morpeth Northumbrian Gathering
Music & Dance

Enjoy a number of musical treats taking place in the museum as part of this annual celebration of Northumbrian heritage.  An opportunity to hear local music and join in a number of activities taking place in the museum as part of the Northumbrian Gathering. 

The Gathering is an exciting three-day annual festival of street entertainment, events, music, dance, craft, dialect, heritage and traditional fun – held the weekend after Easter in the medieval market town of Morpeth.

hesleyside
Bed & Breakfast
Bellingham

Hesleyside is a private stately home where guests can stay in luxury and experience 800 years of Northumbrian history. Three glorious 5* state bedrooms with four poster beds and en-suite bathrooms

 

Allout
Adventure Sports
Hexham

Welcome to Allout Adventures. The North Easts largest outdoor activity company. Bring along friends, family or work colleagues for an unforgettable experience!  

Chose from an exhilarating quad trek that covers over 10 miles of the estate to a clay pigeon shoot with amazing views of Northumberland or try your hand at the ancient sport of archery then onto our Segway safari where you glide around woodland paths and estate roads.

 

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Amazing water's edge location
Inn
Blyth

The sleek new Commissioners Quay Inn is the jewel in the crown of Blyth’s impressive harbour development. Maximising every inch of its water’s edge location, enjoy unbeatable sea views, all day, every day dining and contemporary en-suite bedrooms. 

The Medieval Alchemist
Family event

Discover mysterious medicines, peculiar concoctions and bizarre apparatus with Dr John Green, the most celebrated medieval alchemist in the entire land (allegedly…)! 

Bedroom
Self Catering
Belford

Spindlestone House is a charming detached property hidden in the countryside just less than a mile away from beautiful Budle Bay. Set within a traditional English garden, you can hear the soothing sound of Budle Burn as it runs past the property. 

Super Senses at Walltown
Family event
Greenhead
Use your senses to make the most of your ears, eyes, nose and fingers at Walltown Country Park.
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Caravan & Camping
Haltwhistle

Herding Hill Farm is an award-winning 5-star caravan, camping & glamping site in the shadow of Hadrian's Wall.

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Guest Room with en-suite shower room
Bed & Breakfast
Bellingham

6 brand new en-suite Guest Rooms in the Northumberland National Park and International Dark Sky Park.

Near Kielder and Observatory.

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PoSHHuts
Glamping
Falstone

Gloriously glamorous shepherds huts in a beautiful and private rural setting in the heart of Northumberland National Park and next to Kielder Water.

A short drive to Kielder Observatory for stargazing, or a step outside your PoSHHut and you're in a natural paradise!

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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

Willow House is located within the popular village of High Newton. The property has been refurbished and extended to a very high standard providing spacious and luxurious accommodation. The property boasts a large enclosed garden and ample private parking within the grounds.

Riding of the Bounds 1
Outdoor Event

Riding of the Bounds is a traditional ride-out of the boundaries of Berwick, to keep them known to the Scottish and the English. Riders registration is NOW OPEN: https://berwickridersassociation.co.uk/register/ 

Tyne sitting area
Self Catering
Bellingham

Four newly refurbished lodges, each sleeping six. Set in the Northumberland National Park and International Gold Tier Dark Sky Park.  

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Cottage
Book online
Self Catering
Rothbury

All of the cottages are situated on a working sheep farm sitting at the foot of the magnificent Simonside Hills, and offer spectacular views of the Coquet valley and Cheviot Hills.

Each cottage has it's own unique character and all are appointed to an extremely high standard to ensure your stay in Northumberland is as comfortable as possible. Cots and highchairs are available for any cottage. All cottages have access to WiFi.

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Church
Byrness

A Chapel of Ease built in 1786. Has a wonderful window commemorating the work people who died while the Catcleugh dam was built from 1894-1905.

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Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Enchanting holiday cottages situated on a farm. Beautifully furnished to a high standard. Stunning view from the garden over Cheviot Hills. No pets please. The accommodation can also be let on a 2-person basis.

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Red Squirrel Safari
Wildlife events

Search for red squirrels and discover their way of life in a changing world. Join professional naturalist, Bruce Ferguson, to track down one of Britain’s best loved animals, the red squirrel. Much threatened by its American cousin the grey, Kielder is one of its last strongholds in England. We’ll explore its forest home looking for the clues it leaves behind and also hopefully spotting the elusive creature itself

Outside Orchard Cottage
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Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Spectacular views of River Till, Cheviot and Eildon Hills. Sea trout/salmon fishing available. Ideal family holiday base with tennis court and games room. Within easy reach of castles and beaches. Tel: 01890 883060 or 07974 416 692

Welcome to Seahouses TIC
Tourist Information Centre
Seahouses

Seahouses Tourist Information Centre offers information on boat trips to see the breeding birds and seal colonies on the Farne Islands, events, attractions (and discounted tickets), activities, eating out and accommodation.

Blyth Market Day
Markets
Blyth

Blyth Market Place – Wednesday (flea market), Friday & Saturday Visitor enquiries: Morpeth TIC 01670 623455

 

Stall enquiries: Neil Brown, Market Manager, Northumberland neil.brown@northumberland.gov.uk Tel: 07909688174

 

Shaftoes
Bed & Breakfast
Haydon Bridge

Charming village Bed and Breakfast within easy access of the key sites of Hadrian's Wall and the Tyne valleys.

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Pubs, Bars & Inns
Rothbury
Friendly village Inn with lovely restaurant. Comfortable relaxed surroundings, great food and helpful staff. Good selection of wine and real ales. Free car park.
Outside Seal Waters
Self Catering
Bamburgh

A lovely self catering cottage for 4 people situated on the headland above the beach with stunning and totally unspoilt views over Budle bay and along the coast line to Holy Island.

Historic buildings at Woodhorn
Museums and galleries
Ashington

Enjoy our excellent facilities, cutting-edge arts and cultural exhibits and a fun-filled events programme

Located in what was once the largest pit village in the world, the former colliery is now home to our popular visitor attraction, welcoming thousands of people each year.

 

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Sausage Making Workshop
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Kirkharle Restaurant & Coffee shop
Cafes, Tearooms & Coffee Shops
Kirkharle

Kirkharle Lake and Courtyard is home to a coffee house and a range of unique arts and crafts workshops, individual shops and galleries, all set in a historic farm courtyard.

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Ellingham Hall Fathers Day Laser Clay Experience
Family event
Chathill

Why not treat your Dad, Grandad or another special gentleman in your life, to a fantastic Laser Clay Shooting experience. Enjoy the stunning grounds and setting, before relaxing with a Northumbrian steak burger and an accompanying craft ale.

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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

Peacock Cottage is a recently refurbished 4 star self catering property located at Link House Farm. It’s only a 2 minute walk to the golden sands of Beadnell Bay, with easy access to the beach and some fantastic dune walks/trails up the coast. 

Our Shepherds' Huts
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Hostel
Wooler

Set on the outskirts of the Northumberland National Park and 400 meters away from the picturesque market town of Wooler, this Youth Hostel is the ideal location for individuals, families and groups. Stay in our homely hostel with en-suite or shared rooms, or try one of our unique and fully-equipped Shepherd's Huts.

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Restaurant
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Hexham

Home cooked food using local produce, welcoming bar, restaurant and accommodation set in breath taking scenery.

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A view of Alnwick Castle
Markets
Alnwick

Alnwick Market Place - Friday & Saturday Visitor enquiries: Alnwick TIC 01670 622152 – Stall enquiries: 01670 825895 Please check with Alnwick TIC to confirm dates & times.

EB2
Self Catering
Embleton

Two cosy, stone-built cottages situated in the heart of the beautiful coastal village of Embleton.

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Buskers Evenings
Music & Dance
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
A great night of musical entertainment!
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Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

5 star luxury accommodation, furnished and equipped to the highest standard. Perfect for individuals, couples or families who enjoy quality accommodation. Ideal location for exploring Northumberland and the Scottish Borders. Open all year round.

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Ghost Hunt
Guided Walk/Tours
Chillingham
Enjoy an evening of real Ghost Hunting at Chillingham Castle with our experienced ghost tour guide Mark Trotter. Take part in an investigation exploring the supernatural activity at one of the most haunted castles in the country. Explor
Queens Hall
Tourist Information Centre
Hexham

Hexham Tourist Information Centre is the best place to find information on Hadrian's Wall, attractions, events, eating out, accommodation, walks, and much more, for Tynedale, North East England and the rest of the country. 

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Self Catering
Newton

Willow Cottage is a lovely holiday hideaway situated within High Newton. The property has recently been extensively refurbished to create a high standard of accommodation for up to 4 guests over 2 bedrooms.

The property grounds offer a large grass garden and private parking for up to 2 vehicles.

POP-UP INDOOR MARKET
Family event
Etal
Discover the beautiful Ford and Etal Estates. Lots of things to see and do whatever the weather. There's so much to do on the Ford and Etal Estates, you’ll find something for everyone. Pop-Up Indoor Markets back in 2019 at ETAL VI
The Restaurant
Restaurants
Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Indulgence plays a big part in any visit to our hotel and restaurant. Whether you are staying with us or simply calling in for coffee, lunch, afternoon tea or dinner, we have created an offering which caters for all tastes

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Self Catering
Haltwhistle

Comfortable cottages on working stock farm where children are encouraged to have hands-on experience. Beautiful walks in Pennine countryside.

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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

Quiet cosy coastal self-catering retreat, try Driftwood Cottage (sleeps 6). Luxury, modern and fully equipped, on the picturesque Northumbrian Coastline a perfect base to tour our beautiful region.

Sip & Supper - An Evening with Taittinger
Food Event
Blanchland

Join our expert from Taittinger Champagne for an evening of bubbles - and banter! Feast on head chef Simon's specially created 3 course dinner and sip the perfect Taittinger Champagne pairings. What's not to love on a thirsty Thursday? The weekend starts here.

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Self Catering
Hexham

Gillian's Bower is a luxury  3 bedroomed Cedar wood lodge with HOT TUB (at no extra charge) and large decking area. There is a master bedroom with double bed and two twin rooms, it sleeps 6 comfortably. There is a fully equipped kitchen and a large living area. Flat screen tv, Sky, Wifi  and pets are very welcome.

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Dodds Nook, Alnwick
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Self Catering
Alnwick

A cosy stone cottage located in the very heart of Alnwick, on one of its ancient narrow lanes.

Arial View of Hexham Abbey
Geoff Brown in 2018
Sporting Event
Bywell

Carriage Driving National Championships 2019  and  Para Drivers Championships

I Am Inspired - Gillian Lee Smith
Arts and Crafts

I Am Inspired - Gillian Lee Smith 20th October 2019 - 25th October 2019 - 5 nights residential art workshop holiday, 4 days tutorial with Gillian Lee Smith.

Course Details: Since moving to the truly stunning, historic area of Northumberland, expressive and abstracted landscapes have become my way of exploring my love of this coastal area in my artwork.

Mediterranean Terrace
Restaurants
Otterburn

William de Percy is a luxury boutique coaching inn located in the heart of Northumberland on the Scottish borders. We are renowned for being a dog friendly bed and breakfast in Northumberland. Our unique quirky style will not be forgotten, with a mixture of traditional and modern décor throughout the whole venue.

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Self Catering
Kielder

Fully accessible, comfortable Scandanavian lodges set in the beautiful Kielder Water & Forest Park and close to the tranquil shores of Kielder Water. Activities and home cooked meals are also available.

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Margaret and Andy Watchorn 2019
Music & Dance
Bamburgh

Andy and Margaret Watchorn present a lively and informal evening of traditional tunes, songs and stories from the area

1919 Peace Celebration
Outdoor Event

Join Alnwick Castle for our centenary commemoration, celebrating the enactment of the Treaty of Versailles which officially brought an end to WWI. 

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Self Catering
Morpeth

Comfortable stone-built cottages, very pleasant rural setting in 26 acres. Good centre for exploring whole area, Hadrian's Wall, coast, hills and castles. Brochure available.

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Bed & Breakfast
Seahouses

Kate and Wilf, welcome you to Wyndgrove House in the pretty North Northumberland village of Seahouses.

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LT's Weekly Alnwick Tour
Tours, Tour Guides and Courses
Alnwick

Award-winning, fun and informative guided coach and walking tour experiences in Northumberland including Harry Potter and Viking tours

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Lounge
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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Dairy Cottage is a 5star self catering property situated in a converted sandstone farm building with a traditional slate roof. The cottage is a deceptively large luxury holiday cottage on one level.

The Art of Dressage
Family event

Witness an exquisite display of beautifully maintained horses, demonstrating the movements, airs and graces, that have made dressage as we know it today!

Experience the art of dressage being brought to life through this dramatic performance of flexibility, balance and obedience by El Caballo de Espana. Staged against the spectacular backdrop of Alnwick Castle, observe intricate displays of circles, turns and leaps whilst listening to live spoken commentary from the international dressage trainer Peter Maddison-Greenwell.

Lounge
Self Catering
Bamburgh

Edynwell is a newly converted grade II listed property located within a peaceful environment on the quiet loop comprising the tail end of Front Street. It is set within a private and secluded gated complex and is one of the 3 houses forming part of the Crewe Courtyard Cottages collection. 

Idingsfield lounge
Self Catering
Seahouses

Idingsfield, Seahouses

A fabulous 4 bedroom property in the ever popular Seahouses - just 2 minutes from the beach

Henshaw Barn
Bed & Breakfast
Hexham

 VISIT HENSHAW BARN - a beautiful rustic building deep in the heart of Hadrian’s Wall country.

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Self Catering
Lucker

Cinch is a 2 bedroom ground level property that is perfect for holidaying families looking to relax in quiet environment, yet with easy access to Northumberland’s attractions. Part of the fabulous collection of properties at Lucker Hall Steadings, positioned within the heart of Lucker Village.

The Old Bakery No 1
Self Catering
Seahouses

Situated in a quiet setting just behind Main Street in the heart of Seahouses, No1 The Old Bakery is part of a collection of 3 one bedroom properties converted from the former village bakery. Each property is perfect for couples looking to stay within the popular fishing village, with a host of activities on your doorstep, from trips to the Farne Islands, a walk along the golden sandy beach to Bamburgh, a spot of fishing or a round of golf.

The properties are on two floors, with bedroom and bathroom on the lower level, and kitchen, dining and living area on the first floor. Each property has its own covered car port outside the entrance door.

 

Lounge at Archway Cottage
Self Catering
Seahouses

Archway Cottage in Seahouses sleeps 6 in comfort and style

Heather
Glamping
Bellingham

Welcome to Hesleyside Shepherds Huts, luxury camping within the breath-taking grounds of historic Hesleyside Hall and in the heart of the Northumberland National Park and in the Dark Sky reserve.

Nestled in their own oak copse in the private parkland of Hesleyside, our Shepherds huts are cleverly designed and beautifully decorated providing 5 star comfort and luxury alongside unprecedented access to the surrounding natural beauty of the Estate.

Prices from £80 night.

 

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Pubs, Bars & Inns
Stocksfield

The food provides traditional British comfort eating to an exceptional standard and makes use of local, seasonal ingredients. A comprehensive range of beers and ales compliments an extensive wine list.

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Afternoon Tea
Food Event
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea

Tea by the Sea, meet up with friends for an afternoon enjoying the stunning views over the bay while having...Afternoon Tea.

St Mary the Virgin at Longframlington
Church
Longframlington

St Mary’s dating from 1190, has a fine Norman chancel arch, as well as good Victorian stained glass, and a carved altar and font cover from the early 20th century.  It is at the centre of a thriving Christian community, with a community room completed in 2012 attached to the north wall.

View
Self Catering
Bamburgh

Located just behind the peaceful, quiet loop comprising the tail end of Front Street, near the castle and set within a private and secluded gated complex, Castleside is one of the 3 houses forming part of the 'Crewe Courtyard Cottages' collection.  It is a stunning newly converted Grade II listed property, and, as the name suggests, boasts unparalleled views of Bamburgh Castle.

Our garden
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Hotel
Blanchland

Set in the midst of the North Pennine Moors, The Lord Crewe Arms is the very epitome of a countryside escape.

 

Heritage Centre at Bellingham
Museums and galleries
Bellingham

A unique exhibition reflecting the history and traditions of the North Tyne Valley and Redesdale, including Border Counties Railway, Border Reivers, farming, photography and mining, along with the New Carriages exhibition space and tea rooms

Longstone Island
Family Attraction
Seahouses

The only boat licensed to land on Longstone Island plus unique access to tour the lighthouse Grace Darling's childhood home.

 

Why Not?
Book online
Adventure Sports
Morpeth

The most exciting and affordable aerial tour, soaring over Northumberland's officially designated area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and beyond. 

Golden Sands Holiday Park
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Caravan & Camping
Morpeth

Outstanding five star beach front caravan holiday park in the coastal village of Cresswell just 30 minutes north of Newcastle upon Tyne. Luxury caravan hire available for families and couples alike. Miles of beaches on the doorstep, close to Druridge Bay and the market towns of Morpeth, Amble and Alnwick. 

St Marys Across the Green
Church
Ponteland

Norman church in centre of village. Lovely old stone, with some interesting memorials. A place of peace and quiet - the churchyard is beautiful when the spring bulbs are out.

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Self Catering
Alnwick

We are a family run business which provides great family holidays, as well as "get away from it all breaks" for all ages and have 30 years of experience on which to call when we welcome you to Village Farm.

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Inn
Wooler

The Black Bull Inn is a 17thC inn standing in the main street of Wooler. It still retains much of its original character and is situated in one of the most picturesque parts of North Northumberland.

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Holy Cross
Church
Haltwhistle

Beautiful ancient church with fabulous stained glass.

James Turrell Skyspace
Great Outdoors
Kielder

 

Created by internationally acclaimed American artist James Turrell, the Kielder Skyspace is a sculptural artwork at the Cat Cairn viewpoint where the artist manipulates our normal perceptions of light and space.

 

Riverside - Outside
Self Catering
Alnwick

Situated on the banks of the River Breamish/Till within the scenic Harehope Estate. The cottage will sleep up to 10 guests.

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Bed & Breakfast
Newbrough

Enjoy warm farmhouse welcome. Recently converted self contained wing. Spacious en suite bedrooms, guest lounge. Ideally situated in Hadrian's Wall Corridor.

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Aerial Photo
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Caravan & Camping
Belford

South Meadows is a premier touring & camping park near the coast in beautiful North Northumberland.

Live Firing Drill
Shows & Displays

Witness a spectacular display of military grade firing demonstrations, performed in the shadow of the majestic Alnwick Castle!

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Bed & Breakfast
Berwick-upon-Tweed
A warm welcome awaits you, providing en-suite facilities, in the centre of town, close to all shops and amenities.
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You will LOVE the huge hot tub
Self Catering
Felton

Relax and recharge in a beautiful scandinavian log cabin with bubbling hot tub

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Self Catering
Lucker

Lavender is a 2 bedroom ground level property that is perfect for holidaying families looking to relax in quiet environment, yet with easy access to Northumberland’s attractions. Part of the fabulous collection of properties at Lucker Hall Steadings, positioned within the heart of Lucker Village. 

Budle Hall in Spring
Bed & Breakfast
Bamburgh

Grand Georgian country house B&B one mile from Bamburgh with afternoon teas, private garden, super-king beds & ample parking.

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Meet The Maker - Hepple Gin
Food Event
Hexham

Join us for a delicious three-course meal, cookery demonstration and gin tasting with Fresh Element and Northumberland's Hepple Gin.

The Sill’s chefs will be showcasing some fascinating ways to cook with gin, pairing dishes with specific botanicals and you'll get to sample a delicious gin-infused three-course meal.

You'll be able to chat with the founder and master distiller behind the incredible Hepple Gin. Learn about the ingredients and processes that go into making this unique tipple from Coquetdale.

Alnwick Castle
Historic sites
Alnwick

Alnwick Castle is the second largest inhabited castle in the UK; home to the Percy family for over 700 years and film location for Downton Abbey and Harry Potter's Hogwarts. 

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Artisans Market
Family event

Enter Northumberland’s most bustling medieval marketplace and take the opportunity to get hands-on with some of the country’s most skilful artisans!

Minimus Weekend
Family event

Minimus and the gang have lots of adventures at Vindolanda come and learn about what they get up to on our Minimus tours- find Minimus' favourite spots! Create your own mouse character with Minimus artist Helen Forte!

House viewed from Berwick's Walls
Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Holiday Cottage in the heart of Berwick upon Tweed's conservation area. Sleeps 1 to 8 with discounts for smaller groups. A hundred yards or so from the sea with the local beach within walking distance. Berwick's shops are close by, making Ness Street equally suitable for those arriving by train or car. Ideal touring base for the North Northumberland coast and the Scottish Borders. Four bedrooms, two twin bedded and two with double beds.

Cresswell Towers Holiday Park
Caravan & Camping
Cresswell

You can't help but relax at Cresswell Towers Holiday Park with miles of golden sands and coastal walks long Druridge Bay.

Hilltop Barn
Self Catering
Hexham

A cosy, rural retreat with a pretty cottage garden from where you can watch all the natural beauty Northumberland has to offer.

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Restaurants
Hexham

An award winning homely 3 star hotel and Restaurant near Hexham with a secret walled garden, beautifully sunny conservatory, cosy wood burning fireplace and inviting accommodation.

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